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Splake Planting at Marquette Lower Harbor

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What is a splake you ask? A splake is a brook trout – lake trout hybrid fish reared by the Marquette State Fish Hatchery. The hatchery is the primary broodstock and rearing facility for brook and lake trout that are used in both inland and Great Lakes waters. About 25,000 splake will be planted. As an […]

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“Junior Naturalist” After-School Program to begin in May

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After many years since our last after-school program at Birchview Elementary in Ishpeming, MooseWood Nature Center is happy to announce that we will once again be offering this program. This year’s program will be offered to students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades at Graveraet Elementary School. It is our hope to grow this program […]

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Spring 2016 Newsletter Now Available

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The Spring newsletter is now available for your viewing pleasure. Link to the pdf file is located here.

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Board Welcomes Wozniak, Thanks Past Board Members

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Carl Wozniak, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the School of Education, Leadership, and Public Service at Northern Michigan University. He has also taught science for the Grosse Pointe Public Schools and ran education programs for the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History for almost a decade prior to that. Carl is married to Debra Morley and […]

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MooseWood moves forward with renovations

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MooseWood will see major improvements this fall! Starting immediately after labor day, Moosewood will be closed for renovations. We plan to re-open in early October. During the rest of September the following projects will be completed: Carpet torn out and new floor installed Walls and ceiling painted New turtle habitat completed New projector and screen […]

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Renovation nears completion.

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MNC started major renovations to our center back in September of 2015. Most of the work is now completed. The finishing touches are set to be finished by mid-march. We will be hosting an open house to show off our new space once the work is completed.

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