Arcadia Dunes: Dryhill Grassland

    Natural or Wildlife Viewing Features: Natural Area, Natural Preserve

    This part of Arcadia Dunes: The C.S. Mott Nature Preserve and is specifically managed as grassland habitat. Such ecosystems provide the perfect habitat for upland bird species. The grassland lies within a north/south migration corridor along Lake Michigan’s eastern shore and thus provides both nesting and stop-over habitat for many bird species GTRLC is using many techniques that create prime conditions for native grassland species including seeding, invasive treatment and removal, and prescribed burns.


    Map Legend

    • Trail Head
    • Historical Site
    • Beach
    • Natural Feature
    • Campground
    • Park
    • Cultural Interest
    • Scenic View
    • Educational Interest
    • Visitor Center
    • Emergency Care
    • Water Access
    • Fishing
    • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
    • Trail Friendly Business


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