Successful Workday at Calamus Swamp
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Successful Workday at Calamus Swamp

Columbus Audubon volunteers had a terrific day on Saturday, September 19, at Calamus Swamp!  Our hard-working crew of 17 people worked on the boardwalk, repairing some areas and laying down new chicken wire and hardware cloth. (The wire and cloth cover slippery spots, making the boardwalk safer.) We trimmed back many invasive plants. As a…

Calamus Update: November 10 Work Day
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Calamus Update: November 10 Work Day

It was a brisk day — but the cold didn’t stop us!  We had a productive and fun day trimming back and clearing invasive honeysuckle.  Although it was in the low 20’s, a dozen people attended and stuck it out for hours as we stacked the cuttings into massive piles.  We focused on an area…

Calamus Update: New Signage
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Calamus Update: New Signage

Columbus Audubon partnered with the Pickaway County Park District to create and erect a new sign near the entrance to Calamus Swamp Preserve. Pickaway County Park District owns and maintains adjacent property and a rail trail which connects to an extensive system of trails in the region. The Calamus Swamp parking area is the only…