Enjoy the longer days of summer and learn more about the many wildflowers that bloom at that time.
Meeting Location: Lower Parking Lot
Difficulty: Moderate, 2 Miles; Rocky Inclines.
Description: Learn the history of Ramapo lake and observe wildlife.
Join the effort to help monarch butterflies by learning more about their life cycle, migration and the milkweed plants they need to survive. Take home a locally grown milkweed plant for your own garden.
Participants will learn how to identify Invasive Plant species known as Japanese Knotweed, Tree-of-Heaven, and Multiflora Rose. Unique to this program, we will also provide alternative native plant recommendations to replace these species with. There will be a hands on activity where participants will remove Multiflora Rose and plant the native alternative species to restore habitat for wildlife.
Learn how to help the birds where you live by planting native plants.
Goldenrods and asters take center stage in the fall, but are just a few of the native plants to bloom at this time of year
Difficulty: Easy, 1 Mile; Partially Paved Path Along Access Road
Description: Learn the history of RyeCliff Manor and on site wildlife habitat restoration.