Litzsinger Road Ecology Center has 34 acres of creek, prairie, and forest to explore. The site also lends itself to indepth studies of weather, climate, and seasonal change.
View a QuickTime panoramic tour of the site.
An onsite weather station aids in weather and climate studies.
Seasonal changes can be monitored throughout LREC.
Deer Creek, part of the River Des Peres watershed, runs through Litzsinger Road Ecology Center creating a rich riparian corridor.
LREC has restored approximately 12 acres of tallgrass prairie. Tallgrass prairie once covered vast areas of Missouri.
Litzsinger Road Ecology Center contains about 10 acres of bottomland hardwood forest.
Search and view our collection of onsite photographs.