Bay County is gathering damage assessment information on flooding from the May 18 storm. An invasive crayfish that can reproduce by cloning is now a prohibited species in Michigan. The EPA is encouraging people to recycle materials from their households and properly dispose of PPE.
5/29/20 - St. Helena Island Lighthouse; Your Local Outdoors
A historic lighthouse in northern Michigan will be preserved. There’s a new mapping tool for outdoor recreation. Gypsy moth caterpillars hatched earlier this month.
5/26/20 - Roller Derby Wear Maker Tells Her Flood Story
Emily Rewerts put her experience making roller derby wear to use making masks. Then the Midland floods forced her to move her operation to higher ground in a hurry.
5/25/20 - Mercury at Its Prime
Only three or four times a year, you have a chance to find Mercury close to the western horizon at dusk or near the eastern horizon at dawn.