OUR MISSION

The West Michigan Conservation Network is an effective, diverse, and sustainable partnership of environmental groups, educational institutions, governmental organizations, and private citizens working to conserve and enhance our natural communities through ecosystem restoration and public education.  We are organized to manage:

Habitat Restoration and Management

 

Public and Partner Learning and Engagement

Organizational Structure and Function

PARTNER PROJECTS

Our Partners are working together to educate the public about environmental issues and encourage the residents of West Michigan to value healthy ecosystems.  Take a look at some of the great work they are engaged in.

2016 IMPACT

9216
Acres Surveyed
1176
Invasives Sites Detected
2380
Event Participants
7389.5
Pounds of Invasives Removed

The West Michigan Conservation Network is proud of the results of our 2016 work.  

We are continuing to survey and treat high priority invasive species in 2017.  We've been awarded a new Michigan Invasive Species Grant for more than $333,000 that will be very important in helping us reach even more communities.

GALLERY

Browse our collection of photos of the WMCN and its Partners in action in the community.  Restoring habitat; learning and teaching; making a difference.

Home Page Gallery

OUR PARTNERS

The environmental, governmental, non-profit and private groups working together to educate and help manage invasive species in Allegan, Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana and Ottawa Counties.

Other Partners:
Fen View Design, LLC
Montcalm Area Master Gardener Association