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Natural Resources News & Updates


Whether you are a homeowner wondering how to get their soil tested or an individual who would like to learn how to protect their inland lake, the MSU Extension web site can help you find pertinent resource articles that can help you protect Natural Resources as well as a wide variety of other topics (4-H Youth Development, Agriculture, Business, Community, Family, Food & Health, and Lawn & Garden). 
 
Following are some Natural Resource articles that we've added:
 

ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT

Now is the time to get familiar with resources available from Michigan Natural Features Inventory (October 22, 2014)

Michigan native species resources can help you make smart choices for the environment (December 31, 2013)

Online resources available for identification and control of Michigan invasive plant species (December 31, 2013)

 

FISH AND WILDLIFE

Delving into secret lives of frogs and toads (October 30, 2014)

Wild turkeys: A Michigan conservation success story (October 30, 2014)

A day in the life of the permanently grinning Blanding's Turtle, a Michigan protected species (October 29, 2014)

 

INLAND LAKE MANAGEMENT

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

INVASIVE SPECIES MANAGEMENT 

 
 
 
 
West Bloomfield Today magazine, Spring 2014  Battling the Aquatic Invasion, written by Bindu Bhakta, Water/Natural Resources Educator
 

 

  

 

ON-SITE WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT 

 
 
 
 
 

Outdoor class

PRIVATE DRINKING WATER WELL MANAGEMENT/WATER TESTING 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

YOUTH EDUCATION

Groundwater models teach all ages about the water cycle and how water and pollutants travel (November 30, 2012)

Michigan Green Schools Program is fun, encourages students to explore their inner "green" (November 15, 2012)