Legacy Names Interim Executive Director

Deborah VandenBroek Assumes Duties Immediately September 24, 2018—Trustees of Legacy Land Conservancy announce the appointment, effective immediately, of Deborah VandenBroek to lead the organization as Interim Executive Director. VandenBroek brings extensive leadership experience gleaned working with the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, Navigant Consulting, Washtenaw County Community Mental Health, Packard Health, and the Trinity Health […]

Japanese stiltgrass update: “degree of alarm”

“I want to share with you the degree of alarm I feel on the issue of Japanese stiltgrass,” asserts Dana Wright, Land Stewardship Director. “Stiltgrass is not like other invasives we have seen in Michigan, which spread relatively slowly and can be contained. Stiltgrass travels via water and deer, as easily as water itself. “The […]

Summer interns enrich Legacy’s mission

Summer interns enrich Legacy’s mission

Legacy is excited to welcome our new 2018 summer interns. We’re really looking forward to working with them. Ami Fofana, Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program Intern   Ami, our intern from the University of Michigan’s Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program, is spending the summer updating management plans for each of our nature preserves. Born and raised […]

Legacy’s Trails at Your Fingertips

Legacy’s Trails at Your Fingertips

Legacy’s going mobile! By downloading the AllTrails app on your mobile phone you can access trail maps for four of Legacy’s preserves from any location. The free mobile phone application lists trail maps, photos, driving directions and reviews for your favorite trails at Legacy’s Beckwith, Creekshead, Lloyd and Mabel Johnson, and Sharon Hills Nature Preserves. […]