Current Volunteer Events
July
Jul212018
Belle Isle Park - Stewardship Saturdays, July 21

Join us for our summer Stewardship Saturdays that will focus on cutting invasive, non-native shrubs and stump treating them with herbicide to restore wet mesic flatwoods.

Jul212018
Island Lake Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 21

Help hand pull spotted knapweed, an invasive weed that could take over in this neat prairie remnant if left unchecked.

Jul222018
Waterloo Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 22

Join volunteer steward, Sheila B. to hand pull spotted knapweed. Help keep this invasive weed from taking over a nice prairie remnant and displacing native plants.

Jul222018
Brighton Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 22

Help hand-pull spotted knapweed, sweet clover and other invasive, non-native weeds that will otherwise take over in these neat prairie remnants.

Jul222018
Warren Dunes State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 22

Come help protect the critical dune ecosystem from encroaching spotted knapweed! Volunteers will pull this noxious weed to support habitat for pitcher’s thistle.

Jul242018
Grand Mere State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 24

Volunteers are needed to help keep this restored area pristine by hand pulling spotted knapweed and sweet clover.

Jul282018
Silver Lake State Park - Keep It Clean in 18 Summer Clean Up

This event is open to anyone that is interested in helping the Silver Lake Recreation Association Clean up the Silver Lake State Park ORV Area.

Jul282018
Highland Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 28

Join ongoing efforts to restore this area to an open grassland. Volunteers will be hauling and piling brush and stacking fire wood.

Jul282018
Grand Mere State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 28

 Help keep this restored area pristine by hand pulling spotted knapweed and sweet clover! 

Jul282018
Pinckney Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 28

Help remove invasive plants like spotted knapweed, Japanese hedge parsley, mullein and hoary alyssum from special dry sand prairies and adjacent oak barrens.

Jul292018
Warren Dunes State Park - Volunteer Stewardship Workday, July 29

Come help protect the critical dune ecosystem from encroaching spotted knapweed! Volunteers will pull this noxious weed to support habitat for pitcher’s thistle.