July 12, 2021

The St. Clair River: A Historical Perspective

Friends of the St. Clair River periodically highlights guest editorial pieces. The content contained in the guest opinion-editorial article does not reflect the opinions of the […]
June 24, 2021

Gypsy Moth – It’s almost over, your place is a mess, and your trees are still alive

It’s almost over! The Gypsy Moth frass, leaf fragments and large, hairy caterpillars will stop raining down on your head and home in the next few […]
June 3, 2021

Gypsy Moth – An Unwelcome Start to Summer

Are creeping caterpillars spoiling your early summer fun or harming your trees? Gypsy Moth caterpillars are making messes and gobbling tree leaves in larger than normal […]
May 25, 2021

Monarch Butterflies: One family’s cure to the pandemic boredom blues

Story by Melissa Kivel While I’ve always had a love for nature, I didn’t become a huge butterfly nerd until the world as I knew it […]
April 27, 2021

Climate Change: An activist’s perspective on the significance of community efforts

Be the community. Take meaningful action to show your support for people and the planet. And turn your action into habits that last beyond Earth Day!
March 24, 2021

Happy Trails to You

Where can you go to experience one of the largest freshwater deltas in the world, known as the St. Clair Flats? Where can you go to […]
February 23, 2021

Winter Watershed Protection Tips

Our St. Clair River watershed is made up of unique water resources, like over a thousand miles of streams and creeks, fourteen Great Lakes beaches and […]
December 31, 2020

Joys of Winter Stewardship

Happy New Year! All of Michigan’s many seasons are filled with wonder, but winter is definitely my favorite time of year for outdoor work.  Why do […]
November 25, 2020

A Lot To Be Thankful For

This Thanksgiving, I’ve got a lot to be thankful for, and a lot of work to do!
October 20, 2020

Internship Complete, but this is not Goodbye!

Has it really been nine weeks already? It feels as though I just accepted the internship offer…
September 10, 2020

Defending the Great Lakes from Harmful Invaders

If you’ve lived in or visited the Great Lakes, you’ve probably encountered, or possibly even wrestled with, one or more invasive species. Invasive species are aggressively […]
August 7, 2020

Happy Birthday To Us

On July 24th we turned thirteen years old. We’re a teenager! On that day in 2007, in a small upstairs meeting room in the Law Offices […]