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Gorge Nature Hike

Gorge Nature Hike

BLPA Board member and UM Biological Station Associate Director Karie Slavik will lead a hike at the Mark & Ruth Paddock Gorge Trail (The Gorge) at Carp Creek.

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DNR EGLE Invasive Species

DNR EGLE Invasive Species

Summer is an important season for detection of aquatic invasive species. Finding invasions early improves chances of slowing their spread or eradicating them.

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Keeping Our Lake Clean

Keeping Our Lake Clean

Here are four simple steps lake front property owner can take to help keep excess nutrients out of their lake thus reducing the negative impacts they have.

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Forest Fire Risk is High

Forest Fire Risk is High

Is burning allowed today? Check with the DNR website for information on burning in your area — which includes a map of Michigan counties with burn permits.

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Boating Safety Certificates

Boating Safety Certificates

Boaters born after June 30, 1996, and most watercraft operators who operate a vessel in Michigan must have a boater education card (boating safety certificate).

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