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Chocolay Township Intertribal Native Plants Workshop

MONDAY AUGUST 7th 2017 10am-4pm Chocolay Township Offices 5010 US 41 South • Marquette Michigan ZAAGKII TEACHINGS FROM THE EARTH A NATIVE PLANTS & POLLINATOR PROTECTION INITIATIVE A partnership of the Cedar Tree Institute with the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community … Continue reading

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Chicago Intertribal Native Plants Workshop

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 15 2015 9AM-5PM Chicago Botanic Garden Glencoe, Illinois A Native Plants Restoration & Pollinator Protection Workshop for Native American Tribal Communities in Northern Michigan TRAVEL DATES: SEPTEMBER 14-16 ~ Registered tribal representatives will travel by chartered bus from … Continue reading

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Intertribal Native Plants Workshop

THURSDAY JULY 16 2015 10AM-4PM Tribal Cultural Center Wilson, Michigan A Native Plants Restoration & Pollinator Protection Workshop for Native American Tribal Communities in Northern Michigan

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Non-Native Invasive Plants Workshop

Non-Native Invasive Plants Workshop

This workshop will focus on increasing numbers of non-native invasive plants (NNIP) of Northern Michigan and Northwest Wisconsin that are radically transforming our region’s natural ecosystem. Strategies will be explored for controlling and limiting their impact. There will be field-work, lab instruction, presentations, and discussions. Forty to fifty species will be identified. The workshop will open with a blessing from tribal elders and close with a traditional talking circle. Continue reading

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Kinomaage Workshop October 4

Kinomaage Poster Oct 2013

You are invited to a 6th Native Plants Restoration and Pollinator Protection Workshop for Native American Tribal Communities in Northern Michigan.

Get an overview of native plant restoration and pollinator-protection efforts among Native American tribal communities.

Gain insights into fungi harvesting, and establishing forest products. Continue reading

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Restoring Native Plants in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, a Community Effort

Community Effort

It’s not enough to rely on government programs like the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to pay for restoration projects; organization and funding on the local level is essential to pool all available resources to help the ecosystems. Like reconstructing elements of native plant communities, interconnecting people is vital to restoration success. Continue reading

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New Video with U.S. Forest Service Botanist Jan Schultz

Jan Schultz Video

USFS Eastern Region Botanist Jan Schultz was the keynote speaker on Tues., Oct. 16, 2012 at the Rapid Response Invasive Plant Intervention Team of the U.P.! (RIPP IT UP!) Third Annual Northern Great Lakes Conference named “A United Front against Invasive Species” in Marquette. Continue reading

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Kinomaage Workshop September 13 & 14

Lac Vieux Desert Band of L.S. Chippewa

You are invited to a 4th Native Plants Restoration and Pollinator Protection Workshop for Native American Tribal Communities in Northern Michigan.

Get an overview of native plant restoration and pollinator-protection efforts among Native American tribal communities.

Gain insights into traditional Native cultural teachings, medicinal plants, & wild rice seeding and harvesting. Continue reading

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