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May 2018
FREE

14th Annual Boardman River Clean-Sweep – Volunteer River Clean-up

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Norm Fred - river trash copy

For the past 13 years, a group of volunteers led by Dr. Norm Fred have cleaned the Boardman River of trash. Over the years, this effort has expanded to include other northern Michigan rivers as well. The clean-up event is followed by a picnic at the Oleson Pavilion here at the Boardman River Nature Center. For more info. and a schedule of clean-up activities on other rivers visit www.brcleansweep.org. Age: 10 years and up.

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FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

May 31 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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June 2018
FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

June 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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July 2018
FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

July 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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August 2018
FREE

Baby’s Breath Workbee

August 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Elberta Beach, Benzie County MI United States + Google Map
ISN 4

Join the Invasive Species Network (ISN) and the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy as we work to remove invasive baby's breath from Elberta Beach in Benzie County! Spreading easily over northwest Michigan's beaches and dunes, baby's breath crowds out native plants and degrades important habitat. We need your help to restore Elberta Beach back to a diverse, healthy landscape! With a deep taproot, removal is hard work but extremely rewarding. Shovels and other tools will be provided but please bring your own…

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FREE

Natural Education Reserve (NER) Volunteer Workbee

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Oleson Bridge Trailhead, Natural Education Reserve
Traverse City,
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NER Trail Signs

Join District staff in sprucing up the trails of the NER while learning more about the dam removal project. Many hands make light work! Activities may include trail construction and maintenance, pruning, raking, seeding, and more. Please bring sturdy shoes, work gloves, water and a light snack!

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