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A FIELD GUIDE TO THE NATURAL WORLD OF THE TWIN CITIES event at the Wood Lake Nature Center with John Moriarty

When Oct 15, 2019
from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Where Wood Lake Nature Center, 6710 Lake Shore Dr. S, Richfield, MN 55423
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A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities (John J. Moriarty)John Moriarty will be at the Wood Lake Nature Center on Tuesday, October 15 at 6:30 p.m. for the Wild Ones–Twin Cities chapter meeting for a discussion and signing of his new book, A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities. The event is free and open to the public.

 

John J. Moriarty is a congenial expert on the remarkable diversity of plants and animals in the region’s habitats, from prairies and savannas to woods and wetlands, to fens and bogs, lakes and rivers, and urban and suburban spots. Featuring remarkable photographs, maps, and commentary on natural history, this field guide invites readers to investigate the Twin Cities’ wildlife.

 

"This easy-to-use guide includes pictures of plants and animals arranged by regional parks, from chipmunks to garter snakes, invasive buck thorn to oak trees. It will enrich your admiration for these creatures and plants that thrive alongside 3 million humans in a ‘mosaic of various ecosystems.’" —Pioneer Press

 

"Here is proof that you need not go beyond the boundaries of the metro area to find new and exciting natural places to visit, and fascinating to see." —Star Tribune

 

"This easy-to-use guide gives novice and long-time naturalists alike the tools to find and explore these natural places in the Twin Cities metro." —Minnesota Outdoor News