Shale Barrens of the Cowpasture River Valley

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
Led by Chris Ludwig, Chief Biologist at the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Natural Heritage Program
Explore these rare habitats and their unique wildflowers at the Ft. Lewis shale barrens in Bath County. Shale barrens are unique environments that are endemic to the Allegheny Mountains and harbor some of the state’s rarest plants.
$10.00 per person
Limit of 20 people
Registration by email for each field trip will open up 30 days prior to the trip date. Payments may either be mailed in prior to the event (CRPA, PO Box 215, Millboro, VA 24460) or collected on the day of the field trip. Questions or requests? Contact: