Demonstrating Sustainable Forestry – Palmer Woods Forest Reserve

I encourage everyone to visit a truly wonderful site (which I just discovered) called Nature Change, Conversations about Conservation and Climate, which is “a new multimedia magazine developed by the Conservation Resource Alliance (CRA) as a cooperative venture for regional nonprofit organizations involved in protecting and managing the lands and waters... 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, 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

Mystery Photo

Do you know what this is? Lake Leelanau Lake Association is starting a new education initiative.  Individuals who can identify the pictures (below) are invited to post what they think it is before November 15th. If only one person identifies what is in the photo, he/she will be given a... Read more

Post-Storm Advice

Our friends at the Glen Lake Association held a post-storm workshop last month, to “help property owners figure out what to do in the wake of the Aug. 2 storm.”  Entitled “It’s Not a Race: It’s better to have a plan and restore properly,” the workshop offered practical advice for homeowners which is... Read more