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April 14, 2017
MDE Top 10 in 10 Road Show set for May 2nd in Marquette
See attached flyer from the Michigan Department of Education, providing some of the details for the Departmentís Top 10 ... >>more
April 13, 2017
Come to the Lake Superior Celebration ~ 6-8 pm, Thursday, April 20 !!
Come to the Lake Superior Celebration ~ 6-8 pm, Thursday, April 20 at Michigan Techís Great Lakes Research Center The ... >>more
February 8, 2017
Hancock middle school students dig through 182 pounds of trash
Students got their hands dirty and a bit smelly for a reason. By Aleah Hordges Feb 07, 2017 HANCOCK, Mich. (WLUC ... >>more
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Houghton High School ~ Grades 9-12
(Houghton-Portage Township Schools)
 

 

Project Description
(100-125 students / 2 Teachers)

Invasive species, habitat destruction, polluted runoff, and climate change are all potential threats to the Great Lakes and their watersheds (healthylakes.org/threats/). By monitoring a small part of the Lake Superior watershed, students can investigate whether these concerns are present in our school forest.

Teachers
(lead teacher in bold)

  • Lauri Davis
  • Patrick Aldrich, principal
  • Alex Geborkoff

Community Partners

  • U.S. Forest Research Lab (Dr. Erik Lilleskov)
  • MTU School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science (Dr. Amy Schrank)

Project Photos

 
Waders   Small Mammal Trapping
     
   
Water Sampling    
     
     
 
 

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

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