NOTE NEW LOCATION FOR ANNUAL MEETING
Great Lakes Boat Building School
485 S. Meridian St, Cedarville, MI 49719
Tuesday, August 4
Optional Boat Ride & Lunch at Noon ($40/person)
Join us for the Conservancy’s 43rd Annual Meeting, this year in Les Cheneaux. Following the 10 am meeting, we will be taking a ferry boat ride around Marquette Island to see the Aldo Leopold Preserve, the Conservancy’s largest nature preserve to date. Please call 231.347.0991 if you would like to come!
New Trail Near Town Now Complete
The recent acquisition of the Joseph J. Schott Nature Preserve has allowed the Conservancy to expand a trail system that now crosses both the Watson Preserve and the Schott Preserve. This now approximately mile-long trail is strategically located to provide easy access to the neighborhoods immediately to the north with parking off of Mink Road. “We place a high priority on offering trails that are next to or near neighborhoods,” said Kieran Fleming, LTC’s director of land protection and stewardship. “This new trail is easily accessible off of M-119 and walking distance from dozens of homes.”