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Category Archives: Events

Workshop: Discover Composting!

  Little Forks Conservancy and Square Roots are teaming up to help you learn about home composting! Join us March 16, 2017 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Chippewa Nature Center for a hands-on workshop. Local experts will help you … Continue reading

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Welcome new Conservation@Home certified partner!

This busy season has brought many wonderful visits to outstanding properties. Below are some highlights from one of our newly certified Conservation@Home sites. Joy Simmer is the owner of our first Conservation@Home property in Clare County, and Little Forks Conservancy … Continue reading

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2016 CNC Programs with Little Forks Conservancy

The Little Forks Conservancy is pleased to partner with the Chippewa Nature Center for an upcoming series of free CNC staff-led programs on Little Forks’ properties. Little Forks’ protected lands are home to many types of animals and native plants. The … Continue reading

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Protect Your Shoreline Workshop

Shoreline property owners have an opportunity to discover the many benefits of natural shoreline landscaping and erosion control methods at the upcoming “Protecting Your Shoreline” workshop on April 28 in Harrison and May 3 in Mount Pleasant from 5pm to … Continue reading

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Join Us for the Cedar River Community Gathering

The Cedar River Steering Committee is hosting a gathering for stakeholders and residents of the Cedar River watershed. The event is an opportunity to engage the community in a discussion of existing projects in the Cedar River watershed and to … Continue reading

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Volunteer with us!

Little Forks has so many great volunteer opportunities coming up! Won’t you join us? From trail clean ups, to a citizen science day in the Cedar river, to invasive plant battles, there’s something for everyone! If you haven’t heard of the MiCorps … Continue reading

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Check Your Yard Before They Wreck Your Yard!

Chippewa Nature Center (CNC) and The Little Forks Conservancy are hosting a free workshop to encourage homeowners to check their yards for invasive exotic plant species. “Check Your Yard Before They Wreck Your Yard” will help residents recognize invasive exotic … Continue reading

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Workshop on Nature-Friendly Yards November 10

Landowners have many options when it comes to managing their property for wildlife and protecting it for future generations. If you ever wondered what you can do to increase fish and wildlife along your shoreline or wildlife in your yard, … Continue reading

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Holiday Open House – Dec. 8

You’re invited to our office Tuesday, December 8, for our Holiday Open House! Bring a friend to celebrate the holidays and the end of another great year! Stop in between 5 and 7 p.m. to enjoy light refreshments and good company. … Continue reading

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Little Forks Hosting Invasive Species Awareness Week

The Little Forks Conservancy is hosting an online challenge to promote the use of the Midwest Invasive Species Information Network (MISIN) app and to help local citizens become more aware of the invasive plants in our counties and the threats … Continue reading

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