Lichtwardt Conservation Easement

37 Acres, Douglas County

This easement is part of a 100-acre nature preserve owned by the City of Lawrence (http://www.lawrenceks.org/lprd/parks/kansaslandtrust).  It features public hiking trails. This easement protects an oak-hickory woodland with steep ravines and a tributary of Baldwin Creek, and contains an ecologically significant savannah as well as unique limestone outcroppings.  The entrance to this park is 1680 East 1100 Road, Lawrence, KS 66044.