Site B – Westwood Nature Center, St. Louis Park
The Westwood Hills Nature Center Water Garden has a 120 ft stream that flows into a 40 ft x 30 ft pond as well as a shallow wet meadow. The pond is 7 feet deep. A 15 ft stream flows out of the pond and cascades over a 6 ft waterfall, ending in a lower bog. Over 90 MN native plant species can be found in the woodland shade gardens, prairie gardens, pond, and streams. This site has chipped granite trails, stone bridges, “Art Rocks”, benches, an elevated walkway, an overlook deck and a captive Red-tailed Hawk and Barred Owl.