MUNSON TOWNSHIP CEMETERY PRAIRIE
Henry County Illinois
|From the intersection Interstate 80 and IL 82 (South edge
of Geneseo), go South on Rte 82 about 5.25 miles. Go West on a graded,
gravel road 1400N 1 mile, then South 1 mile, then turn East, go approx
.25 mile to cemetery entrance. There is a small parking space and a mowed
path to walk through the cemetery that is on the North side of the road.
There are signs directing you to the Cemetery. The Cemetery has been relative
undisturbed in recent years. The dominant grasses are big bluestem, little
bluestem and Indian grass along with such unusual forbs as yellow star
grass, Hill's thistle, and one-flowered broomrape. Information from Directory
of Illinois Nature Preserves, Vol. 2, Illinois Department of Natural Resources.