Headwaters Cluster Events

Join the Headwaters Cluster in-person at one of our upcoming events listed below! Please consider preregistering for cluster workshops, hikes and events but walk-ins are always welcome!

Keep scrolling past "Cluster Sponsored Events" to "Other Headwaters Cluster Area Events" to view a chronological list of upcoming partner events.
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Cluster Sponsored Events

At this time there are no scheduled cluster sponsored events.

Other Headwaters Cluster Area Events

Bald Mountain Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Bald Mountain Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Aid restoration efforts at the Graham Lake fen complex by cutting and piling glossy buckthorn, a terrible wetland invasive shrub. Meet at the East Graham Boat Launch parking lot on the north side of Predmore Road in the park’s North Unit. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.786267, -83.190904 ***Waterproof boots, either knee-high rubber boots or hip waders, are recommended for this site. Knee-high rubber boots are available to borrow, upon request (please specify size). Availability is limited; first come, first served.

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Removing invasive shrubs and vines from a high quality natural area takes many hands! We’ll be targeting oriental bittersweet and several invasive shrub species and we need your help. Meet at the bike trailhead parking lot on the north side of Livingston Road between Duck Lake and Waterbury Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.639536, -83.576926

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area, Silo Field Trial Area. See description for details.

Free

Join ongoing efforts to restore this area to an open grassland. Volunteers will be hauling and piling brush and stacking fire wood. Meet at the Silo Field Trial Area parking lot off Livingston Road, between Pettibone Lake and Beaumont Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.638344, -83.595671

Bald Mountain Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Bald Mountain Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

The Graham Lake Fen Complex needs your help. Come cut and pile glossy buckthorn and other shrubs that threaten this unique ecosystem. Meet at the East Graham Boat Launch parking lot on the north side of Predmore Road in the park’s North Unit. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.786267, -83.190904 ***Waterproof boots, either knee-high rubber boots or hip waders, are recommended for this site. Knee-high rubber boots are available to borrow, upon request (please specify size). Availability is limited; first come, first served.

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area, Silo Field Trial Area. See description for details.

Free

Join ongoing efforts to restore this area to an open grassland. Volunteers will be hauling and piling brush and stacking fire wood. Meet at the Silo Field Trial Area parking lot off Livingston Road, between Pettibone Lake and Beaumont Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.638344, -83.595671

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Join us in removing invasive shrubs and vines from a high quality natural area! We’ll be removing a smorgasbord of invasive species and we need your help. Meet at the bike trailhead parking lot on the north side of Livingston Road between Duck Lake and Waterbury Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.639536, -83.576926

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Stop oriental bittersweet and several invasive shrub species from invading this beautiful natural area. We will work in a few thicker areas to slow the spread of these plants farther into Haven Hill Natural Area. Meet at the bike trailhead parking lot on the north side of Livingston Road between Duck Lake and Waterbury Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.639536, -83.576926

Bald Mountain Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Bald Mountain Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Glossy buckthorn and other invasive, non-native shrubs, continue to slowly move into the Graham Lake Fen area. Let’s stop them in their tracks and protect this rare type of wetland. Meet at the East Graham Boat Launch parking lot on the north side of Predmore Road in the park’s North Unit. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.786267, -83.190904 ***Waterproof boots, either knee-high rubber boots or hip waders, are recommended for this site. Knee-high rubber boots are available to borrow, upon request (please specify size). Availability is limited; first come, first served.

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Highland Recreation Area, Barn Course Field Trial Area. See description for details.

Free

Join ongoing efforts to restore this area to open grassland. Volunteers will be hauling and piling brush and stacking fire wood. Meet at the Barn Field Trial Area parking lot on the north side of Cooley Lake Road between Duck Lake and Beaumont Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.6105,-83.5857

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Sunday, March 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

Join us in removing invasive shrubs and vines from a high quality natural area! We’ll be removing a smorgasbord of invasive species and we need your help. Meet at the bike trailhead parking lot on the north side of Livingston Road between Duck Lake and Waterbury Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.639536, -83.576926

Highland Recreation Area volunteer workday

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Highland Recreation Area. See description for details.

Free

We will likely be pulling garlic mustard. Plants may be small but they are Meet at the bike trailhead parking lot on the north side of Livingston Road between Duck Lake and Waterbury Roads. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.639536, -83.576926