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Last update: July 6, 2015
                                             
2015 Native Plant Society Field Trips and other events

July 26 (Sunday) Indian Lake near Sugar Camp WI
            Focus on aquatic vegetation.  Indian Lake is a c
lear lake with lots of neat                plants and a carry-in landing.  Paddle, wade, snorkel.  Full or partial day                 on the lake. 
             Quita Sheehan, botanist

August 1  Lightfoot Bay (part of Huron Bay) near Skanee MI
           
Explore for native plants in this diverse wetland by both foot and                             watercraft.
            Link
            Adrienne Bozic, botanist

August 1 (12:30 EDT)  Michigamme Highlands in NW Marquette Co, MI
              
Native plants and creeping industrialization: what's at stake?                                     Co-sponsored by Save the Wild U.P.
               Steve Garske
, botanist

August 8  Silver Mountain and Sturgeon Falls south of Alston MI
               Plants, rugged scenery, bats, geology

               Ian Shackleford
, botanist; Doug Welker, geologist

August 23 (Sunday)  Presque Isle river mouth and shoreline 
               Porcupine Mtns. Wilderness State Park, north of Bessemer MI

               Sue Trull
, botanist

In the planning process: Route of proposed Marquette County Road 595, north of Humboldt MI
              
Keep checking back.  Other trips are possible!
 

Other events of interest:

Aug 22 Ian Shackleford is leading river cleanups on the Montreal River in Ironwood, MI.  Contact Ian for detailsishackleford@fs.fed.us

Check in with the Gratiot Lake Conservancy for some very cool workshops near the tip of the Keweenaw (MI) this summer. http://www.gratiotlakeconservancy.org/CurrentCalendar.htm
The 2015 Calendar is out.  Lichens, aquatic ecology, and more!

September 26  National Public Lands Day - Watch for volunteer events on your local public lands

 Michigan Botanical Club

Possible event on the Keweenaw Peninsula this summer.
Keep checking at http://michbotclub.org/mini-forays/
                                                              
      
        
 







 

Botany Workshops on Isle Royale
Check this link.