Why Sustainable Waste Management Is So Important And How You Can Start Doing It


When you hear the term “sustainable”, you are probably already getting a rough idea of what green waste management practices are. In simple terms, sustainability is the theory that dictates that the Earth possesses finite resources, meaning that raw materials should be used wisely. Consumption should center on diminishing the number of crude materials used in the production as well, as these are likely to come with a larger carbon footprint during manufacturing. 

If Great Lakes Ice Coverage Stays High in 2023, Lake Levels Should Too

Great Lakes Ice Coverage

Will high Great Lakes ice coverage rates across the region translate into high water levels during the following summer? In a recent, “unofficial” outlook of the Great Lakes water levels, the Army Corps of Engineers – Detroit District forecasts that the Great Lakes water levels may continue to be above their long-term average for the following year should weather and ice cover conditions be similar to this past winter.

New Boardwalk Set to Open Memorial Day weekend as Huron County Nature Center Prepares for Summer Visitors

HCNC Boardwalk

Huron County Nature Center volunteers recently completed the final boardwalk section on the new bike and hike trails. The boardwalk allows trail users to access the final two loops of the route. Trail signs are the next step of the project before Loops 4 and 5 open on Memorial Day weekend. The materials for the boardwalk … Read more