Site Details

descriptions and directions

Printable Checklist Prairie Creek Wildlife Refuge - Marshall County

GPS Coordinates: 42.122358, -93.213863

Management: Private (see directions for access)

Description: Fantastic grasslands belonging to Carl and Linda Kurtz. Permission is easily obtained they are always HAPPY to show off their property. Contact info is: 641-477-8364 or email of There is NO parking but Carl and Linda will handle that when you contact them. They may even offer you something to drink or a reststop in their home.

Habitat: Amazing prairie with incredible prairie birds and plants.

Directions: Start point: SE corner of St Anthony (NW Marshall County). Proceed 1 mile WEST on CR E23. Prairie Creek WMA is on the NORTH side of the road just BEFORE you get to Binford Ave.

Important Bird Area: IBA Entry for Prairie Creek Wildlife Refuge