Site assessment, stormwater, funding affect rain garden plans

  | April 30, 2011  |  Muskegon River Watershed Assembly wants to protect local river from stormwater runoff. We have created this video for Instructional Design class at Ferris State University, Michigan, USA.

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Michigan districts coordinate fight against invasive species with grant money, news coverage

TheGTCD | December 6, 2010 | The Grand Traverse Conservation District, Michigan, is coordinating the efforts of 16 regional organizations to monitor, control, and prevent invasive plant species, both aquatic and terrestrial, in the Grand Traverse region. The effort is called the GT Regional Invasive Species Network (ISN), and this is a news story covering the initial grant award.
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Controlled burn at Sand Creek Preserve, Kalamazoo

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This brief but very well-produced video depicts a typical grassland burn. See photos and read more here.

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A smattering of native plant sales

• California — East Bay: April 17
• California — Napa: April 10-11
• California — Sacramento: April 11
• California — San Francisco: April 18
• Delaware — Greenville: May 1-2
• Idaho — Boise: April 24
• Illinois — Wheaton: May 1
• Florida — Gainesville: April 16-17
• Michigan — Lake City: May 1
• Michigan — Lansing, May 1
• Michigan — Okemos, May 22
• Michigan — Paris: June 4
• New York — Valhalla, April 24
• Ohio — Dayton: April 17
• Oregon — Milwaukie: April 24
• Oregon — Portland: May 15-16
• Pennsylvania — Hummelstown: May 1
• Pennsylvania — Philadelphia: April 24-25
• Tennessee — Chattanooga: April 9-11
• Virginia — Alexandria: April 24
• Virginia — Newport News: April 17-25
• Washington — Mount Vernon, April 24
• Wisconsin — Franklin: May 8-9
• Wisconsin — Madison: May 8
• Wisconsin — Waukesha: May 8

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