Author: Louise Hammer

Spring Education and Volunteer Opportunities Announced

Chippewa Watershed Conservancy (CWC) is pleased to announce its spring 2019 environmental education programs and volunteer opportunities which run from March to May. Offerings include guided hikes, invasive species management, and hiking trail maintenance efforts. Locations of the events range from the scenic Audubon Woods Preserve to Bundy Hill Preserve – the tallest point in […]

Variety of Wildlife Tracks Identified on Guided Hike

On Saturday, February 9th, Chippewa Watershed Conservancy (CWC) board member and Isabella Conservation District educational coordinator, Mike LeValley led a small group on an exploration of CWC’s Halls Lake Natural Area to search for signs of winter wildlife activity. After a few inches of snow fell a day prior to the event, we were able […]

Anne Messinger Nearly Doubles Size of Conservation Easement

In rural Deerfield Township, Isabella County, Anne Messinger took leadership of protecting the land where she resides. Anne reached out to the Conservancy in spring 2018 to see if several parcels adjacent to her 18 acres protected under a conservation easement with the CWC would make a good addition. When board member Stan Lilley and […]