Michigan

Field Trips and Events

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Special Events


  • Guided Field Trip at Ross Coastal Plain Marsh Preserve

    Ross Coastal Plain Marsh Preserve
    October 14, 2017

    Join us for this year’s Fall Treasure Hunt at Ross Coastal Plain Marsh Preserve, located just 20 minutes from South Haven, MI. Take a tour with Conservancy staff as we share with you the unique history of the preserve, the habitats and species that live here an... Learn more


  • Species Monitoring Field Trip

    Anne and Cameron Waterman Preserve at Mt. Benison
    August 30, 2017

    Join The Nature Conservancy for a unique opportunity with expert field staff on a species monitoring field trip at the Anne and Cameron Waterman Preserve at Mt. Benison, located in the Michigamme Highlands area of the Upper Peninsula. To make the most of your fie... Learn more


  • Conservation Café: Farming and Freshwater

    Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park
    October 20, 2017

    Join Mary Fales, Saginaw Bay Watershed Project Director for a lunch and lecture. Mary will share how the Conservancy collaborates with agribusiness and other partners to engage farmers in management practices that benefit both people and nature. Learn how these pract... Learn more


  • Conservation Café: Farming and Freshwater

    Kalamazoo, Michigan
    John E. Fetzer Center at Western Michigan University
    October 06, 2017

    Join Mary Fales, Saginaw Bay Watershed Project Director for a lunch and lecture. Mary will share how the Conservancy collaborates with agribusiness and other partners to engage farmers in management practices that benefit both people and nature. Learn how these pract... Learn more


  • Conservation Café: Farming and Freshwater

    Ann Arbor City Club, Ballroom
    September 15, 2017

    Join Mary Fales, Saginaw Bay Watershed Project Director for a lunch and lecture. Mary will share how the Conservancy collaborates with agribusiness and other partners to engage farmers in management practices that benefit both people and nature. Learn how these pract... Learn more


Volunteer Opportunities


  • McMahon Lake Nature Preserve Workday

    Two Hearted Dedication Site at McMahon Lake Preserve
    September 16, 2017

    Join us as we create mulch beds and plant native species at the Two Hearted River Dedication Site at McMahon Lake Nature Preserve. This site recognizes the largest single land protection project in state history, and the many partners, supporters and staff that made ... Learn more


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