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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Yard Work?! For Me?! Oh Spring, You Shouldn’t Have!

by Andrea Foster, Conservation Outreach Coordinator Hey, guess what? It’s everyone’s favorite season! YARD CLEAN UP SEASON!!!! While no one really loves yard work, there’s a pretty basic check list to go through each year. With one major overhaul done … Continue reading

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Spring Stream Sampling

Volunteers will be back in the Cedar River this spring to determine the river’s water quality. Little Forks Conservancy is seeking volunteers for a stream sampling day on Saturday, May 13. Volunteers will meet at the Gladwin Community Building at … Continue reading

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AmeriCorps: Planting Seeds

by Sara Huetteman Huron Pines AmeriCorps Member On a cold rainy day in January, Andrea and I pack up the car with materials and headed to Jefferson Middle School to run a seed ball table at an after school program … Continue reading

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A Cold Day With Warm Birds!

On a frozen and cold winter day in Michigan, AmeriCorps member Sara Huetteman and Andrea Foster visited Wildlife Recovery Association in Shepherd, Michigan. Most  winter days are cold, but sometimes you luck out and get a balmy forty on a … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Carol Feider

A retired administrator with Midland Public Schools, Carol Feider served on Little Forks Conservancy’s board of directors from 2003 to 2012. We caught up with Carol to chat about her experience on our board and how she continues to remain … Continue reading

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AmeriCorps: Trail Preparedness

by Sara Huetteman, Huron Pines AmeriCorps Before hitting the trails, I always check the weather, time of sunset and any trail maps available online, especially if I am going somewhere new. Leaving the house, I want to be ready for … Continue reading

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