An opportunity to identify and discuss flora with Dr. Tom Eddy
September and October is an abundant time of year for foraging. Join this area’s leading expert, Dr. Thomas Eddy, and Prairie Earth Tours on a trip to learn about what plants have traditionally been used. Dr. Eddy is a botanist and entomologist. Retired from the Department of Biological Sciences at Emporia State University, Eddy has been an inspiration to countless individuals learning to appreciate the complex prairie ecosystem. Rarely will you find someone more passionate in their field. Every trip you take to the prairie is more enjoyable when you can name the plants you walk by.
$25 per person
- Departs from in front of the Granada Theatre, 809 Commercial st Emporia, KS at 7:30 a.m.
- Returning at approximately 10:00 a.m.
- Tour held rain or shine
- A small amount of walking on uneven ground will be part of the tour but all ages are welcome.