The natural resources on Northwest Lower Michigan are managed and conserved by a wide range of people and organizations. These professionals work with all types of landscapes and resources, specializing in topics such as soil science, entomology, forestry, wildlife management, hydrology, social science, biology and many more.
This category of stories focuses on natural resource professionals and their experiences in the field. We will ask these experienced resource experts to tell us what they’ve seen and experienced. We will also include biographical sketches of conservationists, asking them to reflect on a lifetime of work including their motivations, challenges and successes.
Responding with personal observations, these seasoned experts help answer the question: How are the natural resources of Northwest Lower Michigan changing?