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 Burr Oak Woods

Natural preserve of forest, native grass, prairie & ponds, attracting birders, hikers & hunters.


Current partner programs are listed below. Click on the Program Name for additional information.
  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassador

    ​Nature’s cleanup crew can be intriguing and disgusting at the same time. Come learn some fun facts about Missouri vultures then head out to the prairie for a chance at spotting them in the flesh.

    Date: 7/30/2016
    Time: 1 - 2:30 p.m.

  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassador

    ​Break out your magnifying glasses for some fun citizen science and help us survey the butterfly population of Burr Oak Woods! We will be tracking the number and variety of species at our site by looking for all stages of their life cycle, taking special note of the Monarchs. Just drop by and join in the fun (create a life cycle craft while supplies last).

    Date: 8/20/2016
    Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.

  • BrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassador

    ​Calling all Girl Scouts! Jump into nature fun with this amazing program series. Meet a Naturalist to learn about careers in conservation, see live animals up-close and learn about endangered and extinct species.

    Date: 9/17/2016
    Time: 1-3 p.m.

  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassador

    ​Box turtles, red-eared sliders and snapping turtles, OH MY! We will see them all and learn some fascinating facts about each of them.

    Date: 9/24/2016
    Time: 1 - 2 p.m.