En route to protection partnerships

En route to protection partnerships

This story first appeared in the Spring 2017 issue of The Understory, Legacy’s newsletter, which you can download as a PDF. By Roger Valade, Legacy Development Committee volunteer Matt Turner grew up in Ann Arbor, not far from the serpentine Huron River, and studied economics at his hometown university. He furthered his studies at the […]

Michigan’s newest state park: a birder’s delight

Michigan’s newest state park: a birder’s delight

This story first appeared in the Spring 2017 issue of The Understory, Legacy’s newsletter, which you can download as a PDF. By Gary Siegrist, Naturalist and volunteer with Legacy Land Protection and Stewardship committees Birders throughout the region (including me) are excited that Watkins Lake is finally protected. The lake is the centerpiece of a […]

Spring bursts forth in a riot of color

Spring bursts forth in a riot of color

By Trilby Becker, Legacy volunteer and Co-owner of Sunseed Farm Also see Trilby’s previous guest post about planting the bulbs that, happily, yielded these flowers! Wow! I admit I had my doubts, but spring has worked its magic and raised a riot of color from the heavy soil I was sure had smothered my flowers. In […]