Programs and Workshops of Interest to MBC Members

2019 Michigan's Western Upper Peninsula Plant ID Workshop June & July

 1.  Isle Royale National Park (June 308), based at Rock Harbor, MI 

 2.  Keweenaw Peninsula (July 9-11), based in Copper Harbor, MI 

Register at or contact Janet Marr, botanist and program instructor for details

2019 Spring/Summer/Fall Field Station Botanical Workshops - University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

  • Sedges: Identification and Ecology- June 14 & 15

  • Vegetation of Wisconsin -June 17 – 22

  • Wetland Delineation - July 12-13

  • Observation and Discovery In Nature - July 26-27

Visit  the Field Station website to REGISTER.

Native Grass Identification

For more information visit:


2019 Dates pending….

Location: W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Stack Building, 3700 East Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060

Kellogg Bird Sanctuary, 269-671-2510, birdsanctuary@kbs.msu.ed

MSU Extension Conservation Stewards Program

The Conservation Stewards Program is a 7 week program. 

The mission of the CSP is to deliver high quality, locally-based training opportunities to create an informed Michigan citizenry who will practice community-based volunteer conservation management activities.

In the fall, the program will be offered in Oakland, Kalamazoo and St. Clair Counties. 

Kissing Cousins and Family Skeletons - The Michigan Flora and Modern Evolutionary”  This is a Video reproduction of the lecture.