Shaw Nature Reserve

Location

Sunset Hills Country, St. Louis Metro Area, USA

Category

Protected Areas

Ecosystems

Temperate woodlands

Land Tenure

Private reserve, Missouri Botanical Garden

Contact

Quinn Long

Website

missouribotanicalgarden.org/visit/family-of-attractions/shaw-nature-reserve.aspx

Located on the Meramec River and about six miles south of the Missouri River, Shaw Nature Reserve is in the region known as the Ozark Border. This region encompasses roughly 13 percent of the state of Missouri and divides the rolling prairie lands of northern Missouri.