July 25, 2022 – July 29, 2022 28115 Meadowbrook Rd Novi, MI 48377
Calling all nature engineers! Professions such as architects, engineers, and scientists often look to nature to inspire and answer questions. Perfect for campers 6-12 years old.
What is a tree? What makes trees alike and different? Join us on the farm for a scavenger hunt to meet a tree!
Published on February 15, 2021
MI Ag Ideas to Grow With 2021 - Horticulture & Natural Resources Session: This presentation will provide you the contacts and context necessary to make informed decisions about forest management on your property. More specifically, the presentation will cover the importance of hiring a consulting forester, how to find a consulting forester, points to consider when creating a contract for harvesting timber as well as basic forest management guidelines and techniques.
Using the Spatial and Spectral Precision of Satellite Imagery to Predict Wildlife Occurrence Patterns
Published on April 29, 2005
We investigated the potential of using unclassified spectral data for predicting the distribution of three bird species over a region of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula using Landsat imagery and locations sampled for birds through point count surveys.
Published on May 20, 2014
In their policy forum "Averting Lemur Extinctions Amid Madagascar's Political Crisis" (21 February, p. 842), C. Schwitzer and colleagues make an impassioned pleas for emergency action to save Madagascar's lemurs.
Improving the efficiency of conservation policies with the use of surrogates derived from remotely sensed and ancillary data
Published on October 18, 2012
Conservation policies are emerging in many places around the world, many of which involve payment for ecosystem services (PES) schemes
Human Impacts on Land Cover and Panda Habitat in Wolong Nature Reserve Linking Ecological, Socioeconomic, Demographic, and Behavioral Data
Published on January 1, 2003
We present an interdisciplinary study of human impacts on land cover and panda habitat in Wolong Nature Reserve.
Published on January 12, 2015
The giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) is a global conservation icon, but its habitat selection patterns are poorly understood.
Published on April 15, 2020
Produced by the USDA and supported by MSU Entomology, the first season of Forestcast features scientists and their work with the most damaging forest insects in the Northeast and Midwest.
Published on February 25, 2019
Production of natural cork maintains an important forest system. Wine bottlers that use cork help protect this threatened forest. So, popping that cork can contribute to forest conservation.