Join the Frog-Bit Challenge and help us pull 20,000 lbs. in 2017! … More 2017 Frog-Bit Challenge
Keith Creagh Director Michigan Department of Natural Resources PO Box 30028 Lansing, MI 48909 June 19, 2017 Re: Comments regarding revised ORV rules on state forest lands Director Creagh; Huron Pines mission is to protect the Great Lakes by conserving the forests, lakes and streams of Northeast Michigan. We work with a variety of public … More Huron Pines Take on Revised ORV Rules
Exciting news for the Pine River and Huron Pines! After more than a decade of work, preparation and collaboration, Buhl Dam is being removed on the Pine River. Removing this dam improves the river for fish and reconnects nearly 20 miles of the river. You can learn more about this project by visiting huronpines.org/water/dams and … More Buhl Dam Removal Is Underway
Over the weekend a story broke about the Corporation for National and Community Service (the federal agency that administers the AmeriCorps program) being targeted in the federal budget for elimination. Huron Pines AmeriCorps is part of this national program that places over 80,000 people in communities across the nation. For Huron Pines, that was very … More Recent AmeriCorps News
BREAKING NEWS–Grayling, MI Huron Pines is ecstatic to report that the State of Michigan’s Natural Resource Trust Fund (MNRTF) Board has just approved $3.1 million in funding for the acquisition of 1,020 acres on the Upper Au Sable River. The project has received a large amount of community support from Crawford County, Frederic Township, the … More BREAKING NEWS for the Au Sable River!
Beginning in 2013, the Charity Island Project is an excellent example of partner collaboration for the protection of natural areas and the development of place-based education programs. It is thrilling to see so many partners come together for such a unique place in Michigan, with each group bringing something special to the table and collaborating … More CHARITY ISLAND PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT UPDATE
We know you’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, two of the biggest shopping days of the year, but have you heard of Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that last year saw more than 700,000 people raise $116,000,000 in over 70 countries. You can be a part of this … More THIS GIVING TUESDAY, GIVE BACK FOR NATURE
Oak Wilt Education Phillip Kurzeja, oak wilt specialist for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, will give a presentation 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 27, at the Alcona Conservation District field office, 320 S. State St., Harrisville. The presentation was scheduled after 19 trees were suspected of having the disease along Hubbard Lake power … More LEARN ABOUT OAK WILT AND CHECK YOUR TREES NOW
A Record Count of Kirtland’s Warbler in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan Reported by the US Forest Service This year was the 23rd consecutive year of searching young jack pine in the Upper Peninsula for the federally endangered Kirtland’s Warbler. In June, census participants counted 53 singing males, in 7 counties, across federal, state, county … More CENSUS RESULTS ARE IN FOR KIRTLAND’S WARBLERS IN THE U.P.
Huron Pines offering grants for groups in Rifle River watershed By Tim Barnum | firstname.lastname@example.org 989-387-9140 Posted 10/14/16 ARENAC COUNTY — Organizations that promote conservation or economic development in Ogemaw and Arenac counties can apply for grants from Huron Pines to help with a specific project within the Rifle River watershed. Huron Pines Community Program … More COMMUNITY GRANT WRITING WORKSHOP TO TAKE PLACE NOVEMBER 1