Southwest Corner Cluster

Southwest Corner Cluster

Description: This dynamic group collaborates, combines, and coordinates their resources, knowledge, and experience in order to enhance capacity for:
1) natural areas stewardship through education, and
2) regional invasive species management.

The SWCC facilitates field trips, seminars, and workshops provided by regional experts. Varied educational topics range from species identification to conservation planning, equipment use and maintenance to ecological restoration, and are offered throughout the year.

Focus: The SWCC partners are dedicated to restoring native landscapes and waterways on all scales through invasive species management, native species enhancement, and monitoring, as well as regional invasive species detection, awareness, mapping, and treatment.

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Southwest Corner Cluster Contact Information

Do you have any questions regarding the Southwest Corner Cluster? If so, please don't hesitate to ask! Contact Southwest Corner Cluster Coordinator Paul MacNellis (269-744-7718) by email at:

Southwest Corner Cluster Partner Organizations

Audubon Society of Kalamazoo

Edward Lowe Foundation

Kalamazoo Area Wild Ones

Kalamazoo County Master Gardeners

Kalamazoo Nature Center

Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Michigan Nature Assocation

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute

Sarett Nature Center

Stewards of Kleinstuck

Western Michigan University

Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy