Resources

Welcome to our Searchable Resources Directory! We've pulled together the best stewardship, conservation, and environmental resources for you to use and share.

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Utilizing a Terrestrial Invasive Species Rapid Response Team for Landscape Level Management in the Adirondack Park

2016 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Zachary Simek.

Optimizing coastal restoration in western Lake Erie: integrating science and on-the-ground knowledge to achieve multiple objectives

2016 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Doug Pearsall.

Policy, Politics, and Protecting the Environment

2016 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Charlotte Jameson.

Great Lakes Monitoring

This site provides easy access to long-term, environmental monitoring data collected throughout the Great Lakes. There are a range of environmental parameters to choose from such as nutrients, contaminants and physical properties of water from various sources.

Protecting Inland Lakes-A Guide for Local Governments!

Protecting Inland Lakes-A Guide for Local Governments! A fantastic new booklet on inland lake protection-- from education, actions and zoning enhancements! Given out at the recent MI Inland Lakes Convention. Note pgs 22-36 on land-water planning and regulations. Created by the experts

Urban Agricultural Policy

2016 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Danielle Young, Ecotek Lab.

Conservation Guidelines for Michigan Lakes and Associated Natural Resources

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries and Wildlife divisions, have developed guidelines for protecting and restoring the natural resources of Michigan lakes. These guidelines follow the department’s ecosystem-based approach to natural resource management that combines ecological, social, and economic considerations toward achieving the goal of conserving and sustaining natural resources.

Urban Food, Energy, and Water Sustainability, Part II

2016 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Patrick Crouch of Capuchin Soup Kitchen, Beth Hagenbuch of Bagenbuch Weikal Landscape Architecture, and Jamie Scripps of 5 Lakes Energy.

Dual Knotweed Presentation and Panel Discussion

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation & panel discussion with Hannah Hudson, Mike Bald, and Ryan Koziatek

Michigan Sensitive Areas Identification System: Helping Farmers Connect with Conservation Professionals

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems presentation by Laura Young and Jason Piwarski from the Michigan State University Institute of Water Research

Bridging the gap between innovation/technology and restoration in the fight against invasive Phragmites

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Jason Carlson from Applied Ecological Services

Habitat Occupancy of Native and Non-Native Flora of Walden West Biological Station

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Samantha Silvers and Jeffrey Lake from Adrian College

Creating Sustainable Conservation Financing Options

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Shaun Howard, Randal Dell, and Valerie Strassberg from The Nature Conservancy

Using Seedling Plugs to Enhance Prairie Species Diversity: Comparing Southern and Northern Species

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Amy McEuen of the University of Illinois Springfield

Backpack Sprayers: Selection, Customization, Repair

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Chuck Pearson

Thermal Imaging: See and Save the Environment in a Whole New Way

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Callan Loo from Intentional Legacies and FLIR Systems

Muskegon Lake--Restoration of a Great Lakes Lacustrine Estuary

2017 Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems Conference presentation by Brain Majka

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