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Raccoon Grove Nature Preserve

Raccoon Grove Nature Preserve protects a diversity of habitats, including forest, prairie, savanna, wetland and a portion of Rock Creek.

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About Raccoon Grove Nature Preserve

Wildlife found at the preserve includes the tiger salamander and more than 80 bird species, including the scarlet tanager and eastern wood-pewee.

The preserve is also home to a variety of plant species, including white, bur and black oak, shagbark hickory and sugar maple trees. It also features a spectacular display of spring wildflowers, such as blue-eyed Mary and Virginia bluebell.

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