Phragmites Boat Tour (Fairegrove))
Sponsoring Organization: Saginaw Bay Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA) and Bay County
Date: September 30
Start Time: 8 am
End Time: 5 pm
Location : Quanicassee Boat Launch, 4102 Barney Drive, Fairegrove, MI 48733
Description of the Event:
Vanderbilt Park treatment site. Tours leaving every 1/2 hour.
Learn about the effects of invasive phragmites on recreation and the ecosystem of Saginaw Bay from the deck of a charter fishing boat. Local naturalists will explain the issues caused by invasive phragmites and showcase areas where treatment has effectively killed the majority of the infestation. These free tours last approximately 1/2 hours and are family friendly.
Education Credit Hours: Please check with your Extension Agent