National Moth Week 2013

National Moth Week 2013

National Moth Week 2013 is around the corner! Are you participating yet? Register today and save the dates: July 20 – July 28, 2013

Monarchs, Milkweeds, and More

Monarchs, Milkweeds, and More

Save the date for the Monarch butterfly presentation at Binder Park Zoo Wednesday April 10, 2013

The Science, Practice & Art of Restoring Native Ecosystems 2013

Restoring Native Ecosystems 2013

Don’t miss two great days of informative talks and workshops that will focus on Stewardship and Community Conservation.
Friday and Saturday – January 18 and 19, 2013

Recycled Art Market

Recycled Art Market

Support Michigan artisans – Don’t miss the 4th Annual Recycled Art Market featuring original art for sale, comprised of 50% – 100% recycled, upcycled & repurposed materials… Save the date! Saturday November 3, 2012.

Kent/MSU Extension Grand Ideas Garden

Shindig in the GIG Fundraiser

Help support the Kent/MSU Extension Grand Ideas Garden by attending the
'Shindig in the GIG Fundraiser Auction' Saturday . October 13 . 2012

Michigan apple

U-pick Farms & Cider Mills

Enjoy the Fall season with hayrides, corn mazes, apples & cider, pumpkin patches and support our local farmers!

Sustainability conference slated for Oct. 21-23

The Michigan State University Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering and the Greater Lansing Chapter of the United Nations Association are teaming up to increase awareness about the importance of increasing sustainable access to energy, energy efficiency and renewable energy at the local, national, regional and international levels Full Story — website

National Moth Week 2012

National Moth Week 2012!

The first National Moth Week is about to arrive… It’s easy to get involved and help with this important research by recording & reporting your moth observations!
July 23th – 29th . 2012

Invasive Mute Swans

Invasives: Mute Swans

Mute swans are an invasive, non-native species that pose a growing threat to native animals, habitat and people.

Sweat Bee

Michigan Pollinator Week

In conjunction with National Pollinator Week, Michigan recently adopted their own resolution to proclaim Michigan Pollinator Week.

Michigan Farms

West Michigan Farmers Markets

Help promote local food consumption & Michigan agriculture by shopping at these West Michigan Farmers Markets!


Walk For Farm Animals

Help spread the word about the treatment of animals on factory farms!
Sunday . October 10th . 2010