Amon Creek Natural Preserve tours available in Richland

Tri-City HeraldMay 14, 2014 

Members of the Tapteal Greenway organization will be leading free tours of the Amon Creek Natural Preserve on Saturday.

Tours start at 9 a.m. at Claybell Park, 599 Broadmoor St., Richland. The last tour will leave at 10 a.m. Children are welcome, dogs are not.

The area features both shrub-steppe and wetland habitat.

Tours will be 1.5 miles and last from 2 to 3 hours. Seven stations along the trail will feature short presentations on plants, animals, birds, geology and the potential impact of future development of the Amon Basin on the preserve.

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