Fort Custer Recreation Area - June 13, Stewardship Volunteer Workday

Date:  June 13, 2021  
Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: Fort Custer Recreation Area, 5163 Fort Custer Drive, Augusta, MI 49012

Contact: Heidi Frei, Natural Resource Steward 517-202-1360

Masked Volunteers pose for a photo with bags filled with invasive Garlic Mustard

Meet at Whitfield Lake Parking area. Meeting location: 42°18'40.7"N 85°21'37.9"W

Help us collect native seeds for prairie restoration! Volunteers will help harvest lupine seeds and maintain our prairie plant propagation area by pulling invasive weeds. Long sleeve shirts, long pants and closed-toed shoes are highly recommended. Registratin is Required. Please register by emailing EmilyLeslie at

Additional information is available via the DNR Volunteer Stewardship webpage. For more information about invasive species, please visit

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.

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

Sign up for the parks you are interested in volunteering and you will be notified about upcoming volunteer steward events.