Northwest Michigan Invasive Species Network

I want to give a shout-out to a site I’ve just discovered: Northwest Michigan Invasive Species Network.  As part of the Michigan Invasive Species Coalition, NWMISN provides information and advice for “Protecting, enhancing, and promoting northwest Michigan’s natural communities through terrestrial invasive plant management and outreach.” The mission statement goes on... Read more

2016 Underwater Photographer of the Year Winners

Some amazing photographs here of underwater scenes, including this one of the trout and duck, which reminded me of our wonderful LLLA logo. British Waters Compact WINNER: ‘Hello Ducky!’ by Paul Colley (UK) Whilst trying to photograph trout during a year-long river project with a home-made pole-cam, a raft of Mallard... Read more

Healthy Forests: Caring for our Trees Workshop

News Release Contact Person: Kama Ross, District Forester Leelanau, Benzie and Grand Traverse Conservation Districts 231-256-9783, kama.ross@macd.org Release Date: Immediate until March 10, 2016 Healthy Forests: Caring for our Trees Workshop Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 Time: 9:00 – 12:00 p.m. Location: Boardman Nature Center, Grand Traverse Conservation District, 1450... Read more