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Edible Plants at Jacobs Point

September 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Warren Conservation Land Trust invites you to an edible plants hike with Russ Cohen!
Coastal Rhode Island is home to at least 70 species of edible wild plants, many of which are more nutritious and/or flavorful than their cultivated counterparts. Join wild edibles enthusiast Russ Cohen, author of the book Wild Plants I Have Known…and Eaten, on a two-hour ramble in and around Jacob’s Point. Learn about the virtues of at least eighteen species of wild plants.
Keys to the identification of each species will be provided, along with info on edible portion(s), season(s) of availability and preparation methods, along with guidelines for safe and environmentally responsible foraging.

Note: Any age, One hour of walking, Crossing three brooks, Bring bugspray, Beware of tics, No dogs. Rain date will be the following date of September 19.

You may contact Finn Brudevold at Warren Conservation Land Trust for questions about the event at 401-310-0490 or email a For any questions on the trust you can visit their website or Facebook. You may also send any emails to

Jacobs Point is located on Jacobs Point Drive in Warren. We will start at the Audubon Centre in Bristol. It is on Rte 114 on the Bristol/Warren line.


September 18, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Jacobs Point
Jacobs Point Rd
Warren, RI United States
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