Fawnsfeet & Fatmuckets: Freshwater Mussels of Illinois

Huber Site ceramic rim

ISAS will loan pottery sherds to the Homer Lake Interpretive Center, a facility of the Champaign County Forest Preserve District. These items will be placed on display in our 2016 special exhibit, Fawnsfeet & Fatmuckets: Freshwater Mussels of Illinois. The exhibit themes include: ecology, lifecycle of mussels, their prehistoric and historic uses in Illinois, and recent conservation and research projects. The exhibit is a wall display, utilizing a wall space of approximately 45 sq. ft. This exhibit will be open to the public April 2–Dec 31, 2016.