Delaware Marsh at Perry Lake
|Description: The Delaware Marsh was created for the specific purpose of providing quality wetland habitat for migrating shorebirds and waterfowl. A 1.75 mile easy hiking trail takes you around the marsh and includes a number of interpretive stations. The 60-80 acre wetland area includes native grasses, wildflowers, cattails, rushes and sedges, smartweed, annual millet oak hickory forestland and marsh mudflats.|
Wildlife to Watch: Migrating shorebirds and waterfowl, other bird species, reptiles, amphibians, insects, and small and large mammals.
Special Tips: Bring binoculars, wear good hiking shoes/boots, dress appropriately for the weather.
Ownership: US Army Corps of Engineers
Size: 60-80 Acres
Closest Town: Perry, KS
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