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Tahquamenon falls

Upper Falls @ Tahquamenon State Park. – Michigan Department of Natural Resources

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Help Michigan DNR Find 200 Nests For Michigan Osprey Population Tracking

Kensington Metropark Osprey

The Adopt-A-Nest Osprey Monitoring Program created a request for citizen scientist volunteers to monitor osprey nests in their area. This marked the third phase of the osprey reintroduction program in Michigan. MI Birds – an outreach and engagement program created by Audubon Great Lakes and the DNR to increase awareness of Michigan birds and the places they rely on – made a public call for volunteers.

Alexis de Tocqueville on the Saginaw Trail

Alexis de Tocqueville

In 1831, 26 year old Alexis de Tocqueville and his friend Gustave de Beaumont, took the ultimate road trip. The pair of French aristocrats journey from Buffalo New York to the Straights of Detroit with the intent of going to the last overland outpost of civilization; Saginaw.