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Ready, set, sign up for the Bluegrass 10,000

This year offering a slimmed down in-person event, plus a virtual option.

Aging gracefully: the importance of succession in naturalizing a park

In this installment of The Bluegrass in Your Backyard, it’s all about succession (and no, not who’s in line for the throne). In the natural world, succession is simply the way the landscape changes over time.

Welcome to The Bluegrass in your Backyard!

Spring is here in Lexington, and it’s the perfect time to start something new! Welcome to the Bluegrass in your Backyard, a new blog about our shared natural spaces in the Parks system.