When in doubt, rake it out

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For the most part, 2015 has given us a beautiful autumn. Some have noticed, however, that certain tree species in their yards have not shown off beautiful fall colors. Instead, their leaves have just turned brown, shriveled and dropped off. In some areas, this has happened with basswood trees. Others have included cottonwood or “popple” species, and even some red maples. Although this leaf browning and shriveling can happen for many different reasons, various types of anthracnose can ...

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Forest Connections Conference 2015

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Thursday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Sept. 26 • Doubletree Hotel and Delta College Planetarium • Bay City, Michigan

How do Michigan’s forests…

  • connect with water quality?
  • connect with wildlife?
  • connect with sustainable economic development?
  • connect with our well-being?

Join in the discussion and make some connections!

This conference will help you to make your own connections with forest owners, professionals, and enthusiasts in the Saginaw Bay region!

Thursday’s theme: Watersheds and watershed management (organized by the Michigan Society of American Foresters (MSAF)

Friday morning’s theme: Forest health, invasives  and ...

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