Portage River Reverting to a Wild State

Portage River Reverting to a Wild State

A recent article in the Chelsea Update details the history, wildlife and current state of the Big Portage Marsh, Portage River and surrounding areas in Chelsea, Michigan. Portage River, near Big Portage Marsh, is part of a system of creeks and rivers used by native Michiganders and settlers to travel across Michigan from Lake Erie […]

"The Outdoorsman" by Bill Steere

"The Outdoorsman" by Bill Steere

I’m an outdoorsman in general.  A hiker, camper, canoeist, and birdwatcher.  A cross country skier.  An amateur botanist of sorts.  But mostly, I’m a fisherman and a bird hunter. And I’m also an advocate for land preservation. My fishing season is long and I travel some long distances, so there is plenty of budgetary evidence […]

Meet Pete!

Meet Pete!

Legacy is proud to welcome Pete Widin to our team! As our summer intern, Pete will help us reach out to our farm family community to learn how we, and other organizations, can help in the generational transfer of farmland. To learn more about Pete, please click here to watch a short video.