HeadWaters Land Conservancy (HWLC) announces the retirement of Executive Director, Laura Justin after ten years of service to the organization. HWLC’s Board has immediately initiated the hiring process for her replacement and will announce the new Director as soon as a selection has been made. Laura will continue to work as a consultant to the … Continue reading Laura Justin retires from HeadWaters Land Conservancy
With field season upon us, we are happy to welcome our newest member of the staff, Rhiannon Erhardt! Rhiannon recently joined Headwaters staff in May of 2021. She earned her Biology degree in 2020 with Oakland University. There she was treasurer of the Ecology club and volunteered in a Ecology research lab that worked with … Continue reading HWLC Welcomes 2021 Summer Intern
Our internship application period is now open! If you are interested in environmental conservation, hosting free, fun public events or interested in nonprofit work, please apply! Continue reading HWLC Internship 2021
What an amazing day, we could not have asked for better weather! We took 25 people through the former Camp Michi-Lu-Ca grounds on October 10th. Along the way we saw(and caught) many wood frogs, as well as a plethora of leaves to press and fossils to cherish. An event in October can always be a … Continue reading Michi-Lu-Ca Fall Color Hike
Our office is once again open from 9am – 5pm Monday through Friday. Masks are required for entry at this time, if you do not have one we would be happy to supply you with one. *It is important to note that during the field season we may be out of the office so if … Continue reading Office Open!
Each year HeadWaters Land Conservancy hosts a fundraiser (or two!) to raise money that we use to protect the most significant, beautiful and important lands and waters in northeast Michigan. Unfortunately, we’ve had to cancel all of our fundraising and free community events this year due to Covid 19. YOU mean too much to us … Continue reading $1,000 Meijer Gift Card Raffle!
Our office is currently closed due to Covid-19 but know that we are still here for you. Our staff are working remotely from home so if there is anything you need please don’t hesitate to email Laura Justin(Executive Director) at Ljustin@headwatersconservancy.org, Libby Gunderson(Director of Conservation) at Lgunderson@headwatersconservancy.org or Lucas Thoms (Stewardship and Program Coordinator) at … Continue reading Office Closure
For those of you who haven’t heard we are currently undergoing some office renovations. These renovations were made possible through a grant from the Lowe’s Gives Foundation to go towards our Youth Environmental Education Center. Here are a few before and during pictures. Huge shout out to the Lowe’s volunteers and the Youthworks crew for … Continue reading Start of our office renovations!