Programs of Interest to MBC Members

iNaturalist EcoStewards Training Session April 26 - Sponsored by Little Traverse Conservancy, Charlevoix, MI

iNaturalist is an online database and social media network for learning and sharing observations in nature. The training session will introduce the online tool and explain how you can help the Conservancy through iNaturalist. Admission is free, but Registration is required.  

Isle Royale & Keweenaw Parks Association Workshops - Spring and Summer 2017

Registration is now open for two Plant Identification workshops.  1)  Isle Royale National Park (June 5-10), based at Rock Harbor, MI.  2) Keweenaw Peninsula (July 25-27), based in Copper Harbor, MI. For details on fees, meals, housing, registration, etc. visit this IRKPA weblink

Keweenaw Wetlands Identification Class - August 1-2, 2017  

Michigan Wetlands Association is planning a 2-day wetland plant identification class on August 1st and 2nd in the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan.  This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from renowned local botanist, Janet Marr, in one of the most beautiful parts of the state.  To register for the class go to

Kissing Cousins and Family Skeletons - The Michigan Flora and Modern Evolutionary”  This is a Video reproduction of the lecture.