Canceled Brighton Recreation Area - Nov. 22, Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Date:  November 22, 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

Group of masked volunteers helping remove invasive plants.

Meet at the small parking lot off Bauer Road, between Cunningham Lake and Bishop Lake roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.514091, -83.811957.

Help us remove glossy buckthorn and other invasive shrubs from this beautiful fen ecosystem. If you own a piece of blaze orange clothing please wear it to this workday. Waterproof boots, either knee-high rubber boots or hip waders, are recommended for this site.

Registration is required and space may be limited to comply with social distancing guidelines. Register by emailing Kelsey Dillon at

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

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

Stay in the know! Sign up for the parks you're interested in volunteering, and you will be notified about upcoming volunteer stewardship events.