Columbus Day brought nice weather and 30 people to a woods walk at the Miner Institute in Franklin County, NY. The tour was hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Franklin County and the NY Forest Owners Association. (see story by Richard Gast). Some of the features included: discussion of the Flat Rock Sandstone Pavement Barrens Ecosystem, residual trees from the 1998 ice storm, forest regrowth following the 1998 ice storm, and tours of Miner Institute's facilities.
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