|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 5 Aug 2008 20:49:31 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Badger Ammo Plant (WI) natural history|
Restored Badger Ammo site could someday be boon for naturalists Anita Weier Capital Times (WI) August 5, 2008Standing on a bluff at the northern edge of the vast Badger Army Ammunition Plant, you can see land swept flat by ancient glaciers, "driftless" areas missed by the ice and remnants of prairie, oak savanna and thick woods.
"It's a beautiful view from the bluff," said Craig Karr of the Department of Natural Resources.
"The geologists are very excited about this being a public property," added Karr, who will oversee public input when some of this area is eventually transferred from the Army to the DNR. "It is unique. It shows the ancient sea beds, the glaciation, the terminal moraine."
... For the entire article, see http://www.madison.com/tct/news/299453 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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