Category Archives: environment

Explore Macomb County trails and parks with the Adventure League

When you think about spending time outdoors, what do you think of? If hiking through dense trees, paddling down serene rivers and biking along dirt paths comes to mind, chances are you’re thinking about places up north. But there are … Continue reading

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Having fun outdoors is a walk in the park

In the summer, it’s easy to fall into the habit of spending all day in front of a screen. You play a few games, binge all your favorite TV shows and scroll endlessly through social media pages. Before you know … Continue reading

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Environmental stewardship thrives at Weekly Clean

If you are passionate about the outdoors and the environment, then Weekly Clean is the place for you! The Clinton River Watershed Council’s (CRWC) volunteer stewardship program, Weekly Clean, engages citizens of all ages in trash cleanups throughout Oakland and … Continue reading

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Can fishflies be a good sign?

Oh no, they are back, and they keep multiplying. Mayflies, better known as fishflies, are all over and landing on everything – the light posts, the sign at 7-11 and the sidewalks. But in reality, having all these fishflies around … Continue reading

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Macomb County keeps getting greener

Today, Green Macomb held a special tree planting at Freedom Hill County Park in honor of Arbor Day. Macomb County Executive Mark A. Hackel and other officials gave remarks, followed by the planting of a cherry tree that was donated … Continue reading

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A new project takes root in Warren

Yesterday, more than 30 volunteers planted 246 plants, shrubs and trees near SMART bus stops in front of Macomb Community College and Wayne State University’s Advanced Technology Education Center in Warren as part of the Green Macomb Urban Forest Partnership. … Continue reading

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Celebrate Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day today

This week, we turn to the scenic, heart-shaped shoreline of Lake St. Clair to celebrate Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day. Looking to this part of the vibrant coastline along the corridor from Huron to Erie gives our communities a chance … Continue reading

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