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Michigan Conservation Stewards Program

By Mike Fossano Oakland County Economic Development & Community Affairs and the Michigan State University Extension-Oakland County are teaming up to present the Michigan Conservation Stewards Program training this fall. The program will be held September 8 to November 10 … Continue reading

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Detroit Zoological Society to lead expeditions to Peru

By Mike Fossano For the 14th year, the Detroit Zoological Society is leading a conservation expedition to the heart of the Peruvian rainforest to deliver school supplies to rural communities along the Amazon River. From April 14 to 23, DZS … Continue reading

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Zoo plays matchmaker to polar bears

By Mike Fossano As one of only 11 female polar bears at zoos nationwide eligible for breeding, the Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) has a real starlet on their hands with 7-year-old Talini. Conservation officials are hoping that she and newcomer … Continue reading

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