Welcome to the Emmons Pond Interpretive Trail. Look for the QR code markers along the trail, scan and learn more about this unique protected natural area. It's a window into the deep past, but also a living example of an always-changing ecosystem.
The Emmons Pond Interpretive Trail is a project of the A.J. Read Science Discovery Center, created in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy. Trail content was written and edited by Johanna Mollitor, Emma Sarnacki, and Doug Reilly. With expert guidance from Donna Vogler, Ph.D.
Welcome to the Bog!
Field to Forest Succession
Unique Flora and Fauna of the Bog
The Forest that Was
Do Trees Communicate?
Milkweed and the Monarch Butterfly