Teta Kain to present talk on Dragon Run

The Northern Neck Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society (NNNPS) will meet at noon Thursday, February 20, at Wicomico Parish Church, 5191 Jessie Ball duPont Highway, Wicomico Church.

Speaker Teta Kain will discuss the Dragon Run, a 140-square mile watershed in the Middle Peninsula. It is an extensive swamp area that meanders through one of the most northern bald cypress swamp forests in North America. The Smithsonian Institution in 1974 ranked Dragon Run Swamp the second most significant…