Last Major Work of the Season at Sylvan Solace

On Sunday, October 25th, a group of students from Central Michigan University’s chapter of The Wildlife Society, as well as a couple of other interested student volunteers spent several hours removing interior fencing from the preserve and raking trails. Why the concern about interior fencing? Imagine if you were a deer or other large mammal […]

History, Science and Fall Color at Birds, Branches and Brunch

On October 18, a crisp, blue-sky day, the Third Annual Birds, Branches and Brunch trail walk at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area saw an enthusiastic crowd. More than 50 parked cars snaked along the shoulders of Old State and Broomfield roads. Visitors were able to choose from walking the trails on their own while stopping […]