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Upcoming events: 2014

(updated as information becomes available)

June 20-24, 2014: Sierra Club invasive weeds removal project

Volunteers needed - please contact Dan Wallace at 608/698.5144
For more information, please go to Volunteering

June, July, August 2014: Land O'Lakes Fish & Game Club work days

For more information, please go to Volunteering

July 26, 2014: Federal Wilderness Act Celebration

We will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the federal Wilderness Act at Sylvania. Speakers, discussion, and hikes are planned. More information will be posted here as soon as it becomes available.

May-August: Summer program at the ONF Visitor Center

This program consists of presentations by experts on a variety of topics (botany, biology, history, etc.) related to the Ottawa National Forest. All presentations start at 7:00 pm on Thursdays and are free and open to the public. Please go to Ottawa Interpretive Association for a list of topics.

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Hoof pick to clean your boots

This is not a joke!

Three separate sites of garlic mustard have appeared along trails in Sylvania Wilderness. Dirty boots spread bad plants!