Events & Activities 2017-10-26T14:05:39+00:00


Current Events:
For the latest information regarding MCD events & activities please see our Facebook feed below, or visit us on Facebook.

K-12 Education

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The District office has a nice little bookstore with numerous titles on our natural world. A great gift idea for that nature lover in your life! #conservation #giftideas ... See MoreSee Less

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Check out this beautiful pond created by fallen trees! One of the many interesting features found at Boyce Woods nature preserve. While the rest of our properties remain closed for hunting season, this property is open year round. ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Bat week (October 24th-31st)! Celebrate bat conservation by adding a bat box in your backyard! Bat boxes are available at the Muskegon Conservation District.

2 Chamber boxes- $42.00 +tax
3 Chamber boxes- $56.00 +tax

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K-12 Education

Outdoor Investigations Programs
The Muskegon Conservation District has partnered with the Muskegon Environmental Research and Education Society (MERES) and the Alcoa Foundation to offer hands-on, inquiry-based outdoor experiences for students of all ages. Students can take their science lessons outdoors to the Muskegon Lake Nature Preserve to investigate pond, riverbank, marsh, and forest habitats. As students investigate the ecology of the preserve, they also learn how their own actions can impact their local environment. Groups can also participate in stewardship projects at the preserve during their field trips.

Classroom Presentations
We offer classroom presentations for K-12 students on topics including stormwater management, groundwater, and water quality. These interactive programs can be adapted for any age group, and additional natural resources topics are available upon request.

Please call 231-828-5097 for more info.