Michigan’s Wonderful Wetlands

“Sedges have edges!” The phrase was on everyone’s tongue as Dr. Doug Valek led a walking tour to see examples of wetlands at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area. The 180-acre area contains an amazing variety of wetland habitats. Doug began with a walk down the original strip of historic Old State Road that leads into […]

The Multicolored World of Mushrooms

On August 28, 2014, Sister Marie Kopin led our 4th Thursday at Hall’s Lake walk on the Neely and Kabana preserves. Two dozen participants discovered a large variety of mushrooms, both edible and not. Even those that are not edible make beautiful pictures. Thank you Sister Marie, for sharing your expertise with us again. If […]