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2018 Hiking Schedule

This year we are taking some time to get out into the preserves with the community. Whether it is to learn about a creature or plant in the preserve or to share the unique beauty of each preserve with community … Continue reading

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Stewardship Series 2018

Little Forks’ Stewardship Coordinator, Sara, is excited to expand the workshop series she started last year as an AmeriCorps member. “We had three workshops surrounding stewardship last summer and it was a success!” said Sara “I look forward to developing … Continue reading

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AmeriCorps: Why Do You Care About the Environment?

By Ted Randich, Huron Pines AmeriCorps Member Hello! My name is Ted and I’m the newest blog poster (and Land Steward) here at Little Forks. I come to Little Forks through the Huron Pines AmeriCorps program, which provides service members … Continue reading

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The Little Forks Conservancy is Hiring!

The Little Forks Conservancy is looking for a Stewardship Coordinator! Position Profile:          Reporting to the Director of Land Conservation and in collaboration with the entire Conservancy team, the Stewardship Coordinator’s duties and responsibilities will extend to all aspects of accomplishing … Continue reading

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Huron Pines AmeriCorps

Now Accepting Applications for 2018! In partnership with the AmeriCorps program, we are able to offer an exciting position that will work to improve and protect the health of our region’s land and water. We are seeking an individual to assist … Continue reading

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Fall Stream Sampling Scheduled!

Volunteers will be back in the Cedar River this fall to determine the river’s water quality by looking at the macroinvertebrates which live in the water. Little Forks Conservancy is seeking volunteers for a stream sampling day on Saturday, September … Continue reading

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Washington Woods Outdoor Revitalization!

Little Forks Conservancy has teamed up with  City of Midland Parks and Recreation to help revitalize the forested areas at Washington Woods Senior Living Community. The invasive Emerald Ash Borer killed off most of the trees in the woods there, … Continue reading

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Summer Stewardship Training!

The Little Forks Conservancy is hosting three workshops this summer for volunteers who are interested in learning more about managing natural lands. By attending the complete Summer Stewardship Training series, participants will have the opportunity to become Certified Stewards for … Continue reading

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Taking Nature into the Classroom

Gladwin High School teacher Chad Donahue lights up when talking about the projects his students are working on. And there are a lot of them. Students are growing native plants to use as a fundraiser. Others are working together to … Continue reading

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Meet Our Newest Board Members!

Little Forks Conservancy is thrilled to welcome Sue Erhardt, Mary Haslam and Sally Hightower to our Board of Directors. They will each serve a three-year term. We are excited to have them join our board. While they each bring a unique … Continue reading

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