Buffalo’s Urban Sanctuary
The main management focus at Redbud Valley is to preserve and defend the unique plant and animal life that is discovered here. The area can be used for environmental education and for public enjoyment, but only when these actions coincide with our main focus, protection. The outside clothing store, REI, additionally runs outdoor packages for kids and households. Programs embody lists of native mountaineering and bike trails as well as a wide range of out of doors faculty programs. These courses are taught by professionals and include enjoyable outings like kayaking on native waterways, primary mountaineering, wilderness medicine, and camping classes. Numerous guide books and maps are available with info on the lands, waters, trails, and other recreational amenities in this area. These may be purchased at most outdoor tools retailers, bookstores, and on-line booksellers.
Fifteen miles of multi-use trails provide access to a novel mixture of tidal and recent water habitats. A small portion of Winget Nature Preserve is designated as SNHA for its pure inhabitants of Schweinitz’s sunflower and early successional habitat. This protect additionally falls throughout the protected watershed of the Catawba River Basin. Winget Nature Preserve lies to the east of Lake Wylie, serving to to guard a tributary of the Catawba River watershed. A latest acquisition, this protect has not been thoroughly surveyed for all important organic or cultural features. Much of Shuffletown Prairie Nature Preserve has been designated as SNHA.
SPLT owns and directly manages over 30,000 acres and holds … Read More