PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: GRF8-4
Occurrence ID (GUID): 508a8239-5cf4-41d4-a9b8-fcd07e2fc02a
Taxon: Zizia aurea (L.) W. D. J. Koch
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP228   
Date: 2014-05-21
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Grand River Fen
42.09034  -84.45765
Elevation: 317 meters (1040ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen with sedge meadow zone common throughout, wooded fen with many tamaracks (Larix laricina); lots of Frangula alnus. Very long, narrow fen. Split by the headwaters of the Grand River. East side owned by The Nature Conservancy, west side mostly privately owned. Grand River is too deep/silty to cross without use of footbridges. Many zones in fen. Periodic shurbby zones; invasives; Phalaris arundinacea common. Quadrat about 2m from Larix laricina row; about 15m from upland prairie; lots of Rhamnus alnifolia; Zizia aurea common in area.
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