November 17, 2021 9:00AM – 4:00PM Zoom
The Michigan Clean Water Corps (MiCorps) annual volunteer lake and stream monitoring conference provides an excellent opportunity to stay up to date on monitoring methods and to meet and interact with other volunteer monitors.
A six-week online course offered yearly designed for those interested in learning about inland lakes. Participants learn and explore lake ecology, watersheds, natural shorelines, water law, aquatic plants, and citizen involvement.
Published on May 3, 2021
Many things have changed because of the pandemic, but not the importance of community engagement. Community engagement has the ability to reconnect us all during a time when a helping hand or friendly face is appreciated.
MSU researchers engage Michigan citizen scientists in coastal monitoring and resilience efforts using drones
Published on March 22, 2021
Imagery, workshops, and surveys aim to help communities understand coastal hazards and erosion.
Published on November 1, 2019
David MacFarlane teaches a course at Michigan State University (MSU) called “Forestry Field Methods,” where students learn the basics of tree measurements, forest navigation and forestry data collection.
Published on September 24, 2019
The City of Fort St. John in British Columbia, Canada, like many communities, has struggled with downtown revitalization. In 2015, the City Council adopted the Fort St. John Downtown Action Plan, an ambitious plan to revitalize it’s downtown.