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Reforestation & Habitat Restoration Tour

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Master Naturalist Field Trip Reforestation & Habitat Restoration Tour October 26, 2016 By Mary Eppich, '15 In the early twentieth century, my grandfather and his sons harvested trees from the southern Illinois hardwood forests, which were being converted to farmland. His sawmill was a prosperous business, and many houses, barns, stores, and schools were constr...

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