Buckthorn Beware!

Friends of the Blufflands is conducting a study of common buckthorn, an invasive shrub that has infested many of the forests and prairies...

Spring Ephemerals!

A Large Flowered Trillium in full bloom. Below it are 2 small white flowers called squirrel corn, and some fading leaves of wild leeks...

Play the Plant ID Game!

Jon Rigden and Mike O'Brien of Friends of the Blufflands recently joined the board of the local chapter of The Prairie Enthusiasts, the...

Who Lived in Hixon Forest?

An old, sod-covered stone cellar with a partially collapsed arched roof is the most prominent sign of human habitation by early European...

Calling All Volunteers

As we begin the new year, Friends of the Blufflands looks forward to continuing to make progress on the remnant prairies and other...