State Nature Preserve
208 acres - Adams County
1754 Unity Rd
W Union, OH 45693
- Blackjack-post oak prairie
- Prairie wildflowers
Second-growth oak-hickory woods and deep ravines comprise most of this preserve. The most interesting sections are the prairie barren openings dominated by blackjack and post oaks.
Some of the more significant species present in the prairie barren openings include green milkweed, spider milkweed, prairie false indigo, large summer bluets, false scurf-pea, Carolina buckthorn and few-flowered nut-rush.
From West Union, north on State Rte 247 for 2.3 miles, right on Unity Rd for 1.7 miles.