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October 24, 2014
2014 Water Festival at Michigan Tech draws 1000 middle school students
By Sarah Blakely, TV6, Houghton Bureau reporter HOUGHTON -- Over 1,000 students in grades four through eight from aro ... >>more
October 1, 2014
First ever BioBlitz in the Copper Country
by Nick Brennan Posted: 09.30.2014 Listen to TV6 story: PAINESDALE -- The students at Jeffers Middle and High ... >>more
September 17, 2014
Fall Outdoor Science Investigations field trip program kicks off; welcomes new coordinator
The Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education is pleased to announce that reg ... >>more
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November 6, 2014 | Thursday
Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference in Grand Rapids, MI
The 4th annual Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference brings together practitioners and teachers from formal and n ... >> more
November 7, 2014 | Friday
Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference in Grand Rapids, MI
November 8, 2014 | Saturday
Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference in Grand Rapids, MI
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Jeffers High School Grades 7 - 12
(Adams Township Schools)
 

Project Description
205 Students / 12 Teachers

Lake Perrault Interpretive Trail and Outdoor Education Project:
Develop a nature trail for the community around Lake Perrault (DNR ownership) which is the headwaters of the Salmon Trout River, and develop an interpretive trail at the adjacent Brown Nature Sanctuary (Michigan Nature Association ownership).

Teachers
(lead teacher in bold)

  • Mike Benda, Assistant Principal
  • Tim Keteri - Principal & Superintendant
  • Ken Kangas
  • Jason Koski
  • Steve Lishenski
  • Cindy McCormick
  • Gary Miller
  • Jen Pera
  • Lisa Raffaelli
  • Cheryl Ruohonen
  • Wendy Smith
  • Terry Wuorinen

Community Partners

  • Copper Country Trout Unlimited
  • Forestland Group
  • Isle Royale Institute
  • Michigan Department of Natural Resources & Environment
  • Michigan Nature Association
  • Michigan Tech School of Forest and Environmental Sciences

Project Photos

 
Sign along trail.   Lake Perrault Nature Trail
     
 
Hauling boardwalk forms.   Open House 5-20-10
     
 
Biology class field trip to Lake Perrault   Jeffers HS Community Event
     
 
Water quality testing at Lake Perrault   Building Trail
     
 
Building Boardwalk   Lake Perrault Boardwalk
     
 
 

809 Hecla Street | Hancock, Michigan 49930 | 906.482.0331 | info@LakeSuperiorStewardship.org

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