Shadow Lake Nature Preserve


Stewardship - Shadow Lake Nature Preserve

Work hard, have fun, and practice skills like building trail, removing invasive species, planting native plants, and caring for the Nature Preserve by joining our weekly Volunteer Work Parties! Work Party tasks change weekly and always include a walk through our 5,000-year-old bog.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Richter Education Center, 10 AM

This week we will be preparring for our Spooky Haunted Bog Walk. We will be decorating SHADOW's grounds, moving tables, cleaning, and working hard to beautify the grounds. Please join us for this piece of preparing for our annual community outreach event. 


participants will earn:


Shadow Lake Nature Preserve

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

Tools, helmets work gloves and eye protection are provided.

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