2015 Summer Conference Presentations

Presentations from MACD are made available with permission from event speakers.  Presentations below are from the 2015 Summer Conference.  Click the links below to view.


Clean Boats Clean Waters - It's Not an Option, It's the Law.  Beth Clawson, MSUE

Improving Forest Health for Wildlife Resources – RCPP Project in MI, WI, and MN.  Callie Bertsch, American Bird Conservancy

Introduction to MARI.  Marilyn Thelen, MSUE
    Session Presentation
    Winter Manure Strategy Handout
    Keeping-Land-Applied-Manure-in-the-Root-Zone_Frozen-Snow-covered-Ground

Invasive Exotic Species Management.  Curt Holsinger, Chippewa Nature Center

Saginaw Bay Watershed State and Federal Activities.  Bretton Joldersma, Office of the Great Lakes

Sheep and MAEAP.  YouTube video of sheep presentation.   Ben Tirrell MAEAP Verifier and Tony Wernette, MAEAP Technician

Tree Sale Licensing and Inspection.  Micheal Philip, Plant Industry Specialist, MDARD 

Tree Sales 101: The Basics & Beyond.  Julie Spencer, Gratiot Conservation District

The Value of Volunteers, Match Value, Sweat Equity, and Goodwill - Zachary Branigan
    Saginaw Basin Land Conservancy Volunteer Materials

Van Buren CD’s Agricultural Outreach: Programs, Tools and Events.  Colleen Forestieri Van Buren Conservation District

Water Well Construction Standards.  Jim McEwan, Department of Natural Resources

Wildlife Cooperatives.  Anna Mitterling, Michigan United Conservation Clubs
    Presentation  
    Michigan Wildlife Co ops Brochure