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August 2020

Protecting Our Lakes & Shorelands: Protecting Michigan Inland Lake Shorelines and Shorelands

August 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Boardman River Nature Center, 1450 Cass Road
Traverse City, MI 49685 United States
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A three part VIRTUAL educational & informational series for those living on or recreating in our local lakes and waterways. Developed by: Friends of Spider Lake and Rennie Lake, Michigan Saturday, August 15th | 10:30am - 12:00pm Protecting Michigan Inland Lake Shorelines and Shorelands Presentation by: Erick Elgin, M.S., Limnologist/Water Resource Educator, Michigan State University Extension Living by the lake has obvious benefits, but did you know that the lakeshore itself provides benefits as well? Lakeshores slow down runoff, limit erosion, provide…

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September 2020

Forests for the Future

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us, in partnership with the Leelanau Conservation District and USDA NRCS, for an educational, socially-distance walking tour of a managed forest! Topics discussed will be forest management, Michigan Tree Farm Program, MAEAP Forest, Wetland, and Habitat Verification, Commercial Forests, the Qualified Forestry Program, USDA-NRCS Programs and Resources, Forest Health & Invasive Species. Registration is $5 and includes lunch. Registration: Click here.

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