The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 18, 2013

Wetlands tour features sand dunes, pools, plants and animals


The Daily Item

— MONTANDON - The Merrill W. Linn Land & Waterways Conservancy sponsors a free, escorted tour of the Montandon wetlands, at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Explore this protected habitat, which contains sand dunes, vernal pools and animal and plant species of special concern in Pennsylvania.

This excursion will extend on trails deep into the marsh area, so wear rubber boots.

Meet at Central Builders sand plant off Route 45. Gated entrance is 0.3 miles west of Route 405 and the Lewisburg Bridge.

For more information, visit online: www.linnconservancy.org or 524-8666.