descriptions and directions
Runnells W.A. - Polk County
GPS Coordinates: 41.5046885509973, -93.3622026443481
Management: None listed
Directions: An unofficial, locally-named area in the extreme southeast corner of Polk Co. (within the Red Rock Area). In town of Runnells, Hwy. 316 has a right-angle corner at Brown St. (N-S) and McKinney St. (E-W). Go south on Brown one block to Hancock, at the Post Office. Turn right (west) on Hancock about two blocks, until you can follow a gravel road (SE Vandalia Dr.) curving south over the R.R. tracks. When the gravel road soon turns right (west), continue straight on the dirt road into the public hunting area.
Important Bird Area: IBA Entry for Runnells W.A.