• Teenager Emeline Hanna walks barefoot along a lakefront in the sand with small waves rolling up on the sand.

    Celebrating Great Lakes youth stewardship leaders

    Published on May 12, 2020

    Alpena High School senior selected as the State of Michigan's Environmental Service Award Competition winner for exploration and education relating to marine debris in the Great Lakes.

  • Standing dead trees

    Published on April 16, 2020

    Michigan has large volumes of standing dead trees. The distribution varies among species, sizes, and geographically around the state. These stories speak volumes about how these resources are valued.