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Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

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Michigan DNR – Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Date:  January 30, 2022  
Time:  10:00 AM – 01:00 PM
Location:Pinckney Recreation Area, 8555 Silver Hill Road, Pinckney, MI 48169

Contact: Kelsey Dietz, Natural Resource Steward 517-388-8517

Meet at the Halfmoon Lake parking lot on Hankerd Road. Map: 42.416555, -83.998425.

Join us in cutting invasive shrubs to protect Hankerd dry sand prairie and oak barrens and the native plants that call it home. Registration is required. Register by emailing Kelsey Dietz at DietzK2@michigan.gov.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the event contact to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

For more information on the program, visit the Volunteer Stewardship webpage