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VIDEO:Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund

The Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) projects provide for natural resource protection and outdoor recreation. By law, no more than 25 percent of the Trust Fund revenues available for appropriation each year can be used for development, therefore the majority of funding is allocated for acquisition projects. Final grant recommendations are made by the MNRTF Board to the state legislature for final approval.

Honoring All Who Served

Happy Veterans Day

Veterans Day (originally known as Armistice Day) is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans; that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces.

The following information applies to Hayes Township, Charlevoix MI

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Citation: U.S. Census Bureau (2016). American Community Survey 5-year estimates. Retrieved from Census Reporter Profile page for Hayes township, Charlevoix County, MI
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Google Video link:      In honor of the brave individuals who have served our country, StoryCorps, Google, and YouTube are working together to highlight the stories of past and present service members from all branches of the military. As we commemorate Veterans Day, we encourage you to listen to their words, honor their sacrifices, and even sit down with a veteran in your life to record their story using the StoryCorps app.

 

 
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Invasive Phragmites

Invasive Phragmites (frag-mī-tēz)

Hayes Twp Phragmites Ordinance can be read here and a guide to control and manage it can be read here and how to identify prohibited plants here.

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Phragmites (Phragmites australis), also known as the common reed, is an aggressive wetland invader that grows along the shorelines of water bodies or in water several feet deep. Once introduced Phragmites invades a site it quickly can take over a marsh community, crowding out native plants, changing marsh hydrology, altering wildlife habitat, and increasing fire potential.
This video will help you distinguish between native and non-native or invasive Phragmites.

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