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A Big Hearty Thank You!

April 22, 2017 – Thank you to the folks at Great Lakes Brewing Company for sponsoring our Earth Day Workday at Bow in the Clouds Preserve . . . and to all the volunteers who got SO much done!

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Find out about this new program that encourages kids to get fit while having fun outdoors.

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Congratulations, Bruce!

Bruce joined SWMLC in May 2015 as part of the Stewardship Crew and was recently promoted to Land Protection Specialist.

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New 5k Nature Trail Courses

We’ve recently mapped out trail running loops at two of our most popular preserves, Wolf Tree Nature Trails in Oshtemo and Chipman Preserve in Galesburg!

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Big Marsh Farm CE Completed

We're excited to announce the completion of the purchased conservation easement (CE) on Larry & Jerrilyn Holcomb's 476-acre Big Marsh Farm property, which is located at the southern end of Michigan Audubon Society’s (MAS) Baker Sanctuary in Calhoun County, several...

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2-Mile Section of the Paw Paw River Protected

Late in summer 2016, we completed the Nelson purchased conservation easement project, consisting of two adjacent conservation easements totaling 164 acres and protecting a two-mile stretch of the lower Paw Paw River just downstream of Coloma, Berrien County.

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Southwest Michigan
Land Conservancy
8395 East Main St.
Galesburg, MI 49053

269-324-1600 conserveland@swmlc.org

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