Learn Which Wild Plants are Safe to Eat at the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary

Have you ever wondered which wild plants are safe to eat? Join the Wild Edibles Workshop on June 8 at the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary to learn all about wild edible plants.

The hike, led by Dr. Danielle Zoellner and Sanctuary staff, and will begin with a brief educational presentation in the Sanctuary’s auditorium. Guests will explore the Lake Loop trail for tasty plants as a team and learn about the plants that they encounter. Informational materials are included, and a wild edible picnic will be provided!

The workshop will be held at the Sanctuary from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost of the workshop is $25/member, or $35/non-member. Registration is limited to 20 participants, and reservations are required by June 3.

The Bird Sanctuary is located at 12685 E. C Avenue in Augusta. To learn more, visit, email, or call (269) 671-2510.

The W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary is part of the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station. As MSU’s largest off-campus educational complex, we’ve put our land-grant values into practice for nearly a hundred years as we’ve delivered groundbreaking scientific research and education, community engagement, and historic preservation. As we look forward, our students, staff and faculty are working to understand and solve real-world environmental problems for a better tomorrow.

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