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  Blandford Nature Center

  1715 Hilburn Avenue NW

  Grand Rapids  MI  49504    

  Phone  616 819-5540

  Web Site http://web.grps.k12.mi.us/blandford/

  Alt Web http://www.michigandnr.com/publications/pdfs/wildlife/viewingguide/slp/82

             Blandford/index.htm

  Description  143 acre reserve in the middle of town, with a collection of buildings

                    including general store & school

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Owner/Operator:  Grand Rapids Public Schools

  New or Updated:  8/31/2007

 

  Grand Rapids

  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

  1000 East Beltline Ave NE

  Grand Rapids  MI  49525    

  Phone  616 957-1580

  Web Site www.meijergardens.org

  Toll Free 888 957-1580

  Description  trails, boardwalk, outdoor sculpture park, children's garden, carnivorous

                    plant house, farm garden

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Collection N-Z   Sculpture

  New or Updated:  8/31/2007

  Michigan
 
Houghton
 
Isle Royale National Park
 
800 East Lakeshore Drive
 
Houghton  MI  49931  
 
Phone 906 482-0984
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/isro/
 
E-mail  mailto:ISRO_ParkInfo@nps.gov
 
Description  wilderness archipelago with hiking & camping - no road, accessible only by
                      
 boat or float plane
 
Type of Resource    Nature
 
Primary Focus    Park
 
New or Updated:   11/24/2003

Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo Nature Center
7000 North Westnedge Avenue
Kalamazoo MI  49009
Phone  616 381-1574
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Nature
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

Michigan
Lansing
Minibeast Zooseum and Education Center
6907 W Grand River Ave
Lansing MI   48906
Phone  517 886-0630
Web Site  http://members.aol.com/YESbugs/home.html
Description
Type of Resource 
Nature

  Lansing
 
Woldumar Nature Center
 
5739 Old Lansing Road
 
Lansing                      MI     48864    
 
Phone   517 322-0030
 
Web Site  http://www.woldumar.org/
 
Description  largely child & education oreinted, operates summer camp program
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Kind of Activity   Trails
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center
 
New or Updated:        12/4/2003

  Michigan
 
Manistique
 
Fayette Historic Townsite
 
13700 12 25 Lane
 
Manistique        MI     49835    
 
Phone   906 644-2603
 
Web Site  http://www.michigan.gov/hal/0,1607,7-160-17447_18595_21098---,00.html
 
Description  remnnts of 1880's company town
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Park
 
Era  1880
 
New or Updated:   12/9/2003

Midland
Herbert H Dow Gardens
1018 West Main Street
Midland MI 48640
Phone 517 631-2677
Web Site http://www.dowgardens.org/info/info.html
Toll Free 800 362-4874
E-mail mailto:johnson@dowgardens.org
Description 110 acre garden, 1700 plant varieties, developed originally by chemical company founder -- tulips & Spring bulbs, Arboretum, crabapple, rhododendrons, evergreens, conservatory, roses
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
Research /Reading Library

Michigan
Royal Oak
Belle Isle Aquarium
PO Box 39
Royal Oak MI 48068
Phone 313 852-4140
Web Site www.detroitzoo.org/
Description
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

Tipton
Hidden Lake Gardens
6280 Munger Road
Tipton MI 49287
Phone 517 431-2060
Web Site http://www.cpp.msu.edu/hlg/
Description landscape arboretum of MSU, 755 acres with 5 miles of trails, outdoor & indoor collections with public garden
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Field of Study/Science Facility Arboretum 

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