Brighton Recreation Area - Feb. 16, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Date:  February 16, 2020  
Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: Brighton Recreation Area, 6360 Chilson Road, Howell, MI 48843

Contact: Kelsey Dillon, Natural Resource Steward 517-388-8517

Hardworking Stewardship Volunteers

Glossy buckthorn and other invasive shrubs are moving into a beautiful wet meadow. Waterproof boots, either knee-high rubber boots or hip waders, are recommended for this site. Knee-high rubber boots are available to borrow upon request (please specify size). Availability is limited. Meet at the entrance to Murray Lake Campground on Bauer Road, between Cunningham Lake and Bishop Lake Road. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.508991, -83.812235.

Please register either by using the volunteer registration form or by emailing

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the event contact to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

For more information on the program, visit the Volunteer Stewardship webpage. For more information about invasive species, visit

Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

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