Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation Commission

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Timberdoodle Tumble (Woodcock display)

Leonard Preserve 375 N Union St, Manchester, MI

As the sun sets over open fields experience the delightful aerial display of the American Woodcock, or timberdoodle as some call it. During spring nights the males perform an elaborate routine to impress females, providing a quirky sign of spring that you don’t want to miss! Please wear waterproof boots as parts of the trail […]

Free

Stewardship Saturday at Parker Mill

Parker Mill County Park 4650 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor, MI

Help improve the floodplains of Fleming Creek and the Huron River by volunteering to remove invasive plants like garlic mustard and narrowleaf bittercress. Pre-register at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4faeac23a4fbcf8-stewardship1.

Free

Spring Birding

Sharon Mills County Park 5701 Sharon Hollow Rd, Manchester, MI

Recent habitat restoration has led to exciting birding sights at Sharon Mills Park. New wetlands have given waterfowl and shorebirds a new place to visit. In addition, we’ll scan the nearby fields and tree lines for other exciting feathered friends. Led by Kelsey Dehring. Limited to 12 birders. Please bring binoculars. Pre-registration is required. Register […]

Free

Stewardship Workday at County Farm Park

County Farm Park Medford Road, Ann Arbor, MI

Over the spring, stewardship work will focus on the removal of invasive flowers and small invasive shrubs throughout Britton Woods. No prior experience is needed, but registration is required at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4faeac23a4fbcf8-stewardship1.

Free

Heckuva Hike – A wellness and fitness hike

Watkins Lake State Park & County Preserve 14801 Arnold Road, Brooklyn, MI

We’ll trek around 5.5 miles of trail as we wander through a mix of fields, forests, and lakeside. This wellness and fitness hike provides a fairly level terrain with a couple steep hills to get the heart pumping. These hikes focus more on the health benefits of being outdoors and less on nature interpretation. Space […]

Free

Stewardship Workday at Scio Woods Preserve

Scio Woods Preserve 4000 Scio Church Road, Ann Arbor, MI

Scio Woods is one of our favorite preserves to enjoy spring wildflowers. Help us maintain the diversity of native flowers by helping to remove garlic mustard. Volunteers should be prepared for a couple miles of walking. Pre-register by emailing kruegera@washtenaw.org.

Free

Stewardship Workday at Weatherbee Woods Preserve

Weatherbee Woods Preserve 8740 Warren Road, Plymouth, MI

Enjoy the wild geranium and trillium while removing invasive garlic mustard from this high-quality woodland. Volunteers should be prepared for walking on slopes and off trail. Pre-register by emailing kruegera@washtenaw.org.

Free

Stewardship Saturday at Park Lyndon South

Park Lyndon South 18801 North Territorial Road, Chelsea, MI

Help us wrap up spring by volunteering to remove the last of the spring invasive plants such as garlic mustard and dames rocket. No prior experience is needed, gloves and know-how will be provided. Registration required, email kruegera@washtenaw.org.

Free

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