Conservation District

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    Nominate A Conservationist of the Year for Charlevoix County!
Fill out the form by clicking the above link & submit it to the Charlevoix Conservation District
     by October 1st  via mail, email or office drop box.

     Nominate a person or business owner from Charlevoix County who has
     shown their commitment to or passion for conservation in the past year through
     volunteering or donations (in-kind services or monetary).   The winner will  receive
     our Korthase Memorial Conservation Award at our Annual Meeting in November,
     and will be announced with a photo in our Winter quarterly newsletter, and online. 

     Contact:  alison.adams@macd, 231-582-6193, 303 North St., Boyne City, 49712)

                         Nominate a Conservationist

Community Room Project: A Room for Everyone...
Project Summary
Original Project Estimate -
The original plan & complete details for the room pre-renovation.
Final Project Estimate -
The final plan & completed details for the room post renovation.

     new tables and chairs
       The New Community Room is Complete!

  Ribbon Cutting
  Pictured (L to R):
Chris Anderson (District MAEAP Technician), 
  Ron Reinhardt (County Commissioner), Maureen Radtke 
  (Charlevoix County Community Foundation), Tim Matchett
  (District Board Chair), Alison Adams (District Manager) and 
   Toby Prevo (Project Contractor)

  On Thursday, March 14th 2019,
over 70 members of the community
  showed up to support the revealing of our new Community Room.
  The event was catered by Smokin' Joe's BBQ - Jordan Inn and
  raffle items were donated by members of the Boyne City Chamber of
  Commerce. Several partners including theBoyne District Library, Walloon
  Lake Trust & Conservancy, Little Traverse Conservancy, Lake Charlevoix
  Association, Friends of the Jordan, Friends of the Boyne, regional invasive
   management group, CAKE CISMA and Raven Hill Discovery Center came
  out to show their support & share conservation information. 
  The new Community Resource Room was made possible with help from
  the following groups: 
Charlevoix County Community Foundation,
  Trans-Canada,   Toby Prevo Residential Services, Matelski Lumber, F.O. Barden,
  Mac's Electric and Wojan   Plumbing & Heating.  Many thanks to these groups for
  making this community resource become a reality!  

  Room policy and fees are available on this website by clicking on the 
"Community Room" tab at the top  of the page.  

  For more details please contact Alison at 231-582-6193.  

Additional District & Local Conservation Information:

Boyne River Study:
LCA Press Release
Univ. of Buffalo Press Release
PNR Article on Boyne River Study

Annual Reports & Information:
Charlevoix Conservation District Resources and Events  
Annual Report FY 2020
Charlevoix County Resource Needs Assessment:
2017-2022 Resource Needs Assessment Results


Department Contact

Monday - Friday 8:00-4:30

303 North Street
Boyne City, MI 49712 

(Corner of North and East Street)

Alison Adams, District Coordinator
Chris Anderson, MAEAP Technician

Tim Matchett, Chair
Eric Beischlag, Vice Chair
Zachary Shaltz, Treasurer
Dennis Howard, Member
Ron Reinhardt, Member

Our Mission:
The Charlevoix Conservation District works to protect, promote and enhance natural resource conservation in Charlevoix County through partnerships, community outreach and providing landowner support.  

Our Purpose:  
Partnerships - Work collaboratively with local conservation minded groups to enhance natural resource protection.
Community Outreach - Connect the residents of Charlevoix County to natural resource conservation information and stewardship opportunities.

Landowner Support - Provide assistance on natural resource protection, land use tips and environmental sustainability.  

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