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October 2021

Learn to Identify Red Granite – Wisconsin’s State Rock

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 22, 2021 at 8:00 am

One event on October 23, 2021 at 8:00 am

One event on October 23, 2021 at 11:00 am

One event on October 24, 2021 at 8:00 am

Lakeshore NaturePreserve, 2000 University Bay Drive
Madison, WI 53705 United States
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Learn to identify the major minerals in Wisconsin's state rock - red granite. This self-guided activity was developed for the rock wall at the entrance to Picnic Point, part of UW-Madison’s Lakeshore Nature Preserve, but can be used anywhere you can find red granite. WGNHS Staff will be present at the rock wall on Saturday, Oct. 23, from 11 to 1 to answer any questions about Wisconsin's geology and identification of the rocks found in the wall. CLICK HERE TO…

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