Friends of the St. Clair River Make a Difference!

Article Courtesy, Friends of the St. Clair River 10/29/17 e-newsletter:

We Make a Difference!

This weekend we welcomed 50 participants to the Wetlands County Park to identify, collect and plant native plant seeds to establish these species in some of the bare spots where construction, trampling and wildlife feeding hindered an earlier seeding. Participants included National Honor Society and St. Clair County Community College students, workplace volunteer groups, families, individuals, and of course, several of our Stewards. Janet Fox, Charlene Kidd, Judy Lindberg, Tom and Laurie Dennis, and Nanette Meier (a.k.a. ‘Frog Lady’) provided support and entertainment. A special shout out goes to Jeanne Mackay and Barb Ford for their excellent leadership during the event and to Mike Edmondson for the many great action photos!

Planting seeds of native plants now will allow nature’s winter and spring freeze/thaw cycles to help them sprout and grow.

Cover Photo credit: Mike Edmondson


Photo Courtesy: Annie Schlutz

Blue Water Healthy Living supported Friends of the St. Clair River Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 for Make A Difference Day and were able to see first-hand the difference they’ve made and continue to make around the community. One project in particular, the former industrial site turn Blue Water River Walk and Wetlands Community Park. To learn more, see a list of upcoming events, or to get involved, visit:

Friends of the St. Clair River

P.O. Box 611496
Port Huron, MI 48061

Sheri Faust, President
Office: (810) 987-5306

Kirsten Lyons, Stewardship Director
Office: (810) 294-4965


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