Spotlight on Doug Tallamy
UPDATE - WOW! - Green Elk Rapids hosts Doug Tallamy in Elk Rapids on August 24th💚
Doug will speak about...
Green Elk Rapids Team Collects 60 Lbs of roadside trash!
The MDOT highway pick-up team of Gary and Jane Stauffer and Bobbitt and Rick Bellingham did their spring run recently and collected 9 bags for about 60 :bs of roadside trash.
Thanks for keeping our section of the highway clean!!!
Interested in helping? Contact Gary Stauffer.
15 YEARS OF SUPER RECYCLING!!!!
WOW! - 17 TONS OF RECYCLING COLLECTED ON May 13th👀
THANK YOU!!! SUPER RECYCLING Day - Team & Patrons
WANTED – TORCH LAKE LOVER!
Showing of "Biggest Little Farm" a big hit on Earth Day!
Thanks to the Eco Club for their initiative and dedication bringing this film to Elk Rapids!
Elk Rapids "Tree City" on Hold
Earth Day BBQ w/ Forester Mike @ Hawk Lake
Bring your friends and family and enjoy "the Biggest Little Farm" together:
Next Green Elk Rapids Committee Meeting - Early June 2023 - Details to be announced
Enjoy a moment for majesty...
Recycle your Boat Shrink Wrap with michiganrecycles.org!
Recycle boat shrink-wrap and other materials into something new, like Trex, with the EZ-Fill recycling program. All you have to do is:
For Boat Owners near Elk Rapids: 13948 Bluewater Dr, Kewadin, MI 49648, 231-313-2627
www.northshoredock.com is on the drop-off list
Ground water awareness week - March 7
DNR Donates Poached Game to Communities
New Michigan Recycling Legislation Troubling For Air Quality
FYI clean water enthusiasts - Help Monitor our Water Quality
2023 Climate Incentives
Coming In 2023: New Ways For Homeowners to Save Money While Fighting Climate Change
Frequently asked questions about energy efficient home improvements and residential clean energy property credits
Hot deals: A consumer’s guide to the new climate law
Thanks to all the Green Elk Rapids Committee Members Who Attended 2023 Kickoff!
Upcoming Events in 2023:
"Green Intentions" exhibit moved to the Elk Rapids Government Center
MDOT highway pick-up: To be announced
Beach pick-up: To be announced
COMMUNITY INVITATION - Join us!
Green Elk Rapids is a local volunteer organization committed to raising awareness of environmental issues.
We pursue our mission through collaboration with local organizations such as schools, village government, businesses, and community organizations.
Our programs have included films, educational forums, nature hikes, student projects, guest speakers, and special community service activities - Plus the debut of Nature Fest in 2022.
The beginning of Green Elk Rapids
“The future will belong to the nature-smart—those individuals, families, businesses, and political leaders who develop a deeper understanding of the transformative power of the natural world and who balance the virtual with the real. The more high-tech we become, the more nature we need.”
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