Belle Isle Park - Stewardship Saturdays, July 21

Date:  July 21, 2018  
Time:  09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Belle Isle Park, 2 Inselruhe, Detroit, MI 48206

Contact: Laurel Malvitz-Draper 517-719-2285

Stewardship Volunteers

Meet on Central Avenue, just east of Portage Way. Map: 42.34291, -82.97675

Join us for our summer Stewardship Saturdays that will focus on cutting invasive, non-native shrubs and stump treating them with herbicide to restore wet mesic flatwoods.We will work on scattered shrubs throughout the woodland and any patches we can locate ahead of time. The site may be wet or muddy so please bring appropriate footwear or wear old shoes and clothes you don’t mind getting dirty.

Please register using the volunteer registration form or via email to Additional information is available via the DNR Volunteer Stewardship webpage. For more information about invasive species, please visit

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the event contact to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

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