After last week’s cold spell, fruit farmers have been checking vines and trees to make sure their crops are going to be alright.
Almost every Saturday this month Little Traverse Conservancy is hosting, what they call, outdoor adventure events.
The events are aimed at getting families outside to appreciate Michigan’s unique winter landscape.
Epperly at Offield Nature Preserve
The State of Michigan is attempting to register the location of every natural feature within its borders.
One recent college grad is working to identify a lesser known type of ecosystem that is often overlooked due to its temporary nature.
A few years ago Traverse City damaged wetlands in the process of building a new road.
In order to reconcile this, the State of Michigan has ordered the city to dedicate a certain amount of land to wetland conservation, in perpetuity.
Downed tree at Glen Lake boat launch in Grand Traverse County. Courtesy of the DNR.
Governor Rick Snyder has declared a State of Emergency in Grand Traverse County in response to severe weather earlier this month.
The storms knocked out power across the region, and downed thousands of trees, including many on state property. Continue reading