Michigan Shoreline Stewards

Michigan Shoreline Stewards By Marilyn Shy                     Are you a lakefront or riverfront property owner who cares about maintaining and improving your shoreline habitat? If yes, there are a number of actions you can take to protect the quality of our…

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The Birds are Back in Town

The Birds are Back in Town By Marilyn Shy, Kalkaska Conservation District   They’re ba-a-a-ck! Robins, Red-winged Blackbirds, and Sandhill Cranes all made their appearance in our area in the last few weeks, right on schedule. Other early spring migrants that have been spotted include grackles, kingfishers, and Red- breasted…

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