Ramsey Railroad Prairie Nature Preserve
Location and Access:
North of Ramsey along an abandoned railroad. Part of Sec. 8, T8N, R1E, 3 PM.
Dry-mesic and mesic prairie of the Effingham Plain Section of the Southern Till Plain Natural Division.
Owner: Illinois Department of Natural Resources, 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62701 (217/785-8774); Site Superintendent, Ramsey Lake State Park, P.O. Box 97, Ramsey 62080 (618/423-2215)
Dedicated: October 1997
Size: 11.26 acres nature preserve
Topo Map: Ramsey 7.5
1/2009 - R. Heidorn