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Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan

R. N. Cunningham

Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan

by R. N. Cunningham

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forests and forestry -- Michigan -- Upper Peninsula.,
  • Forest surveys.

  • Edition Notes

    Contribution from Forest Service.

    Statementby R.N. Cunningham and H.G. White.
    SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 429, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 429.
    ContributionsWhite, H. G. 1908-
    Classifications
    LC Classifications1Ag84M no. 429 .A46 no. 429], [S21 .A46 no. 429]
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 32 p., [1] leaf :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22994648M
    LC Control Number41000542

    The Ottawa National Forest is located in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It extends from the south shore of Lake Superior down to Wisconsin and the Nicolet National Forest. The Ottawa National Forest is rich in wildlife viewing opportunities.   This paper attempts to describe and interpret conditions existing in one of the habitat types in the region. It is a by-product of an investigation concerned chiefly with hemlock and is limited to conditions existing on the clay and sandy clay soils in the Ottawa National Forest near the western end of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan by R. N. Cunningham Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cunningham, R. (Russell Nelson), Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan Item Preview remove-circle Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan by Cunningham, R.

This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. See also WorldCat (this item). Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan / Related Titles. Series: Miscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture ; no. Cunningham, R. (Russell Nelson), White, H.

(Henry Gilbert), Type. Book. Full text of "Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan" See other formats Historic, archived document Do not assume content reflects current scientific knowledge, policies, or practices l«FOREST RESOURCES of the Upper Peninsula of Michi igan FOREST SERVICE United States Department of Agriculture Miscellaneous Publication No.

b VJ u UNITED S T A T E S D E P A R T M E N T O F. The Upper Peninsula accounts for only 29 percent of Michigan’s area but has 45 percent of the forests (Fig. The southern Lower Peninsula is the largest region with million acres but only accounts for 18 percent of forests in Michigan.

The northern Lower Peninsula accounts for 37 percent of Michigan’s forest Cited by: 1. Discovering Michigan County By County: Your A-Z Guide to Each of the 15 Counties in Michigan's Upper Peninsula by Barbara J.

VanderMolen | out of 5 stars 9. Forest covers more than half of Michigan's land, most of it being in the Upper Peninsula. Forests provide animal habitat, recreation and hunting, and they help maintain air quality and prevent.

Approximately 3, years ago, Michigan forests began to take on a look that would be familiar to today's observer, though species such as beech and hemlock, which migrated northward slowly, probably still would have been uncommon in the Upper Peninsula. Humans have continuously occupied Michigan's forests almost from their icy beginnings.

Find a professional forester registered with the State of Michigan. Forest Stewardship Program. Develop a plan to manage, protect and enjoy your forest. Forests for Fish. Forests provide abundant clean water and quality fish habitat.

Commercial Forest Program. Manage your forest for long-term timber production and get reduced taxes. Forest Legacy Program. If you are looking for a more rustic camping experience, check out our rustic state forest campgrounds located throughout the Upper and northern Lower Peninsulas.

Each campground is located on a river or lake, providing excellent access to fishing, boating and paddling opportunities.

The following is a list of state forests in the U.S. state of Michigan Department of Natural Resources manages the largest state forest system in the nation ( million acres (16, km²)), administered by the Forest Resources Division. In literature describing recreational uses of state forest lands, six state forests are identified.

However, state forest lands are. "The views, the waterfalls and hiking sites, camping areas and the amazing Lake Superior shoreline are more than you can absorb in one day Come for a week long adventure into wilderness beauty and you definatley " City a few miles away), popup camping in the two campgrounds, backpacking, or snow skiing, you will find, like we do, the Porcupine Mountains State Park to be a wonderful place.

These are accounts of some noteworthy murders that took place in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula from until close to the present time, presented in chronological order.

They are perhaps more than thumbnail sketches, but they are still quick summaries, too short to allow the reader to get much insight into the personalities involved/5(14).

Shareable Link. Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn by:   The Nature Conservancy and Michigan Dept.

of Natural Resources traded approximately 3, acres of land in the Two-Hearted River Watershed in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula earlier this year, completing a project 15 years in the making. “It’s exciting to see so many years of hard work come to fruition,” said Helen Taylor, state director for The Nature Conservancy in Michigan.

Michigan's Upper Peninsula is distinct from the rest of the state in geography, climate, and culture, including a unique and thriving creative writing community. In The Way North: Collected Upper Peninsula New Works, editor Ron Riekki presents poetry, fiction, and non-fiction from memorable, varied voices that are writing from and about.

In terms of natural resources alone the raw deal turned out to be a steal. When Michigan became a state inthe Upper Peninsula's fabulous deposits of pure copper were already being uncovered; the deposits were, however, not news to Native Americans, who had mined the / The Upper Peninsula of Michigan – also known as Upper Michigan or colloquially the U.P.

– is the northern and more elevated of the two major landmasses that make up the U.S. state of Michigan, the other being the Lower is bounded primarily by Lake Superior to the north, separated from the Canadian province of Ontario at the east end by the St.

Marys River, and flanked by Lake Area: 16, sq mi (42, km²). Lake Superior State Forest - Over one million acres in eastern Upper Peninsula.

Shoreline on Lake Superior, Lake Huron and Lake Michigan. Camping, hiking, fishing, hunting and canoeing. Snowmobile and cross-country ski trails. () Ottawa National Forest -acres in western Upper Peninsula. Scenic waterfalls, lakes, rivers. Weyerhaeuser has an opening for a forester in our Lakes States Timberlands Region located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and reporting to our L’Anse office.

This is a full-time, exempt position, with salary level dependent on skills and experience. Completely revised and updated, this new edition of The Forests of Michigan takes a comprehensive look at the natural history, ecology, management, economic importance, and use of the rich and varied forests that cover about half of Michigan's million acres.

The book explores how the forests regrew after the great Wisconsin glacier began to recede o years ago, and how they. 45 Upper Peninsula books to add to your reading list Published on Updated on W hether you’re reading up on the history of the Upper Peninsula or looking for some new places to explore this year, it’s always a good idea to have a few Upper Peninsula books .Michigan is home to rich Native American heritage, and there are many ways to learn about and experience the cultures of Upper Peninsula tribes.

The Hannahville Indian Community hosts many events open to the public and invites visitors to join in the celebrations, including the annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow that shares and.