Big brown bats in the d

Bats in the D

 Live in the D – WDIV Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Michigan is home to nine types of bats; the most common is the big brown bat. Many people may be frightened by the presence of a bat, there’s no reason …

Efforts to remove invasive species

Morning Mix – FOX17 Tuesday, October 16, 2018 As the weather cools down and you prepare your yard for the winter, you may discover unwanted guests, invasive plant species like Japanese Knotweed. This plant has been garnered the nickname “Godzilla …

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Splendor in Michigan grasslands

Michigan is home to a wide variety of ecosystems that support an abundance of wildlife. A lot of hard work takes place every day to ensure these natural resources will continue to be enjoyed for generations. The Michigan Department of …

Flygirls of Michigan

Flygirls of Michigan

The Exchange – WZZM Monday, September 24, 2018 Flygirls of Michigan has provided women with fly fishing opportunities and education for over 20 years. The organization is a Fly Fishers International club that schedules fly fishing outings throughout the year. …

Don’t be fooled by invasive species

  Live in the D – WDIV Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Some plants that may appear beautiful and harmless, but are actually invading the state. Emily DuThinh, of the Oakland County CISMA which stands for Cooperative Invasive Species Management, joined …

Conserving Ottawa Sands

 Morning Mix – FOX17 Tuesday, September 11, 2018 For hikers, campers, anglers, or those just looking for a place to get closer to nature, there’s a new park opening soon. The property is 345 acres and sits between the …