The Lawrences Have Lived Here A While
Rick Lawrence and his family live in a beautiful farmhouse on 255+- acres on 15 Mile Stream. Their property is in easement with the land trust. This winter (2012) he got to introduce another generation to one the pleasures of living on the land.
"The three views are of old growth silver maple flood plain forest along the Fifteen Mile Stream at the Benton-Albion line. During most winters the ups and downs of rain, snow and thaw offer occasional black ice and great skating. This winter has been exceptional for good ice on both stream and bog.The forest borders the river, and adjoins sweetgrass and other fens, low lying and often inundated year-round.