June 1-30, 2017
Indiana Lake Michigan Coastal Awarenesss Month
June 2017 is Coastal Awareness Month in the State of Indiana!
The Lake Michigan Coastal Program and partners are working together to develop a wide variety of events to celebrate the diversity and beauty of the Lake Michigan Coastal Region. Events highlight natural, cultural and historic resources in the Coastal Region of IndianaŚLake, Porter, and LaPorte counties. The goal is to increase public awareness of these coastal resources and engage people in fun and educational activities that take them places they may have never been before.
Contact: Dorreen Carey
June 19-23, 2017
Sustainable Forestry Teacher Workshop
Michigan is rich with an extensive and diverse forest resource. Forest products and services are essential to human survival and healthy lifestyles. How do forests develop and change? How are we managing this valuable resource today? The Michigan Forest Association, in partnership with Michigan State University Extension, is hosting a five-day retreat-style workshop that provides teachers and other educators with field-based education on the benefits of sustainable forest management.
Contact: Bill Botti
August 9-22, 2017
Maritime Academy Program on the U.S. Brig NIAGARA
Live-aboard sail training program on the sailing ship U.S. Brig NIAGARA, open to students at maritime magnet high schools or those with similar interests. Voyage the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River on the flagship of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Space limited. Enquire for details.
Contact: Joseph Lengieza
Phone: 814-452-2744 ext 214