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Monthly Archives: March 2016

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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Spring Trail Advisory

Spring is finally making its appearance in Michigan! The birds are singing and the first wildflowers are peeking out of the ground. Take a hike at our preserves and let us know what you discover! Thanks to the spring weather, the trails are … Continue reading

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Spring Stream Sampling!

The Little Forks Conservancy is hosting a volunteer stream-monitoring event on May 14, 2016 from 9am to 2pm to collect macroinvertebrates from six sample locations in the Gladwin and Clare Counties. This project provides a great opportunity for “citizen scientists” … Continue reading

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Grab Your Gardening Gloves, It’s Garlic Mustard Season!

by Andrea Foster, Conservation Outreach Coordinator Whether you are the most seasoned of gardeners or a total novice, keep reading. This is everything you need to know about this awful little plant – and how to keep it at bay this year … Continue reading

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Gardens Growing Thanks to Grant

The Little Forks Conservancy has been awarded a grant of $400 from the Wildflower Association of Michigan. The funds will be used to purchase native plants from WildType LLC nursery for a new garden area in the front yard of … Continue reading

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Join the Invasive Species Strike Team

The Saginaw Bay Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area is currently hiring “strike team” members for the upcoming treatment season! Click here for the complete posting. Strike team members will help with invasive species identification, mapping and treatment. This is a full … Continue reading

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