[To see photos and stories of this prairie in other years, go to the links on the main Sumac Prairie page.]
I’ve got a better camera now, and I’m starting to take more photos.
10/9/2004 Sumac Prairie with the wetland below
Sumac Point – Sumac Corner Prairie on the left, Sumac Prairie on the right
10/11/2004 Sumac Prairie hillside
The big sandy area on the east side of the prairie – it has stunted oak trees, some of the earliest blooming flowers, and usually an animal den dug in the sand.
Central part of the prairie hillside – with sumac, birches, and black cherry trees.
Sumac and Wild Cherry
10/11/2004 This is the overgrown savanna area above the prairie.
10/11/2004 The birch and aspen woods on the steep hillside below Sumac Corner Prairie
10/11/2004 Rocks in the aspen woods
11/28/2004 Sumac Point with hoarfrost