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Free Water World field trip offered

LAKEFIELD -- The Prairie Ecology Bus Center (PEBC), Jackson County Water Plan, and the Heron Lake Watershed District are sponsoring a Water World field trip from 1 to 4 p.m. June 7. This hands-on experience will allow youths in grades 3 to 7 a chance to explore the water environment of marshes, home to a zoo of amazing animals, big and small. Rubber boots and tools will be provided.

The field trip will depart from Sparks County Park, 935 North Highway 86, Lakefield. There is no cost for this event.

Attendance is limited to 32, on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information or to register, contact PEBC at (507) 662-5064 or