descriptions and directions
Floyd Co. Fossil & Prairie Center - Floyd County
GPS Coordinates: 43.0480671, -92.9772091
Description: 300 acre state preserve with Visitor Center.
Habitat: Hilly prairie with three or four natural ponds adjacent to Winnebago River, plus abandoned gravel pits with exposed fossils.
Directions: 1 mile west of Rockford on B47 (215th Street).
Important Bird Area: IBA Entry for Floyd Co. Fossil & Prairie Center