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Wetlands Boardwalk

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Wetlands Boardwalk

wetlands boardwalk at spring lake

The Wetlands Boardwalk allows visitors to walk through a self-guided trail that explains the effects of exotic and invasive species on the habitat, as well as, offering a close up view of the abundant plant and animal life that thrive here. Wetlands provide many ecological benefits including:

  • habitat for a diverse community of plants and wildlife

  • water purification

  • erosion and sediment control

  • diminished flooding

Did you know?

The Meadows Center offers Guided Wetlands Tour on weekends! Guests will learn all about the "hidden" world of wetlands during this 25-minute tour.