Table Hc09: Unique natural communities identified in the Pomme de Terre River watershed

Table Hc09: Unique natural communities identified in the Pomme de Terre River watershed (MDC Natural Heritage database).
Habitat Type Date Last Observed Number of Locations

AQUATIC COMMUNITIES

Creeks and small rivers (Ozark) 04/17/1984 2 reaches in 5 counties
OTHER COMMUNITIES
Caves no data 4 caves in Hickory County
TERRESTRIAL COMMUNITIES
Dry chert forest 03/29/1989 1 Hickory County
Dry limestone/dolomite prairie 07/07/1989 1 Hickory County
Dry-mesic chert prairie 09/05/1989 and 09/27/1989 2 Polk County
Dry-mesic limestone/dolomite prairie 06/22/1989 1 Polk County
Dry-mesic sandstone/shale prairie 06/23/1994 1 Hickory County
Limestone glade 09/25/1989 1 Hickory County
Pond shrub swamp 07/21/1989 1 Dallas County
Key Messages: 
Conservation pays by enriching our economy and quality of life.