Category: ‘Programs’


Posted on November 11th, 2017

Area Recycling Drop-Off Sites

Nearby Recycle Drop-Off Sites

All are Open 24/7 except for the Emmet County Drop-Off Center

Cheboygan County

  • City of Cheboygan – County Building, 870 S Main St
  • Indian River On Martha Street, off Straits Highway
  • West Burt Township Transfer Station – Indian Rd.

Emmet County

  • Mackinaw City:  Behind the High School and baseball diamond at the Public Works Yard
  • Pellston:  At the corner of State St. and Zipf (down the road from the school)
  • Robinson Road:  from Jurek’s Market at the Pleasantview Road jog
  • Alanson Area:  Off Milton Avenue in the Village Public Works Yard

The Emmet County Drop-Off Center is the county “flagship” drop site with areas to accept …

Paper, Boxes and Bags • Mixed Containers

32 additional recyclable materials not accepted at the other sites

Yard Waste for composting • Garbage to be landfilled

It is open 8-4 weekdays and 8-3 Saturdays.  Closed Sundays and major holidays.

For more information and locations see their websites:

Cheboygan County RecyclingCheboygan County Recycling Guide

Emmet County RecyclingEmmet County Recycling Guide

 


Posted on March 6th, 2017

Loon Nesting Program

Since 1992, we have been practicing loon preservation by constructing artificial nesting platforms. Loons prefer to nest on islands to distance themselves from predators such as raccoons. We belong to the Michigan Loon Preservation Association and you may consider joining also. They provide valuable loon information. Read more of Loon Nesting Program »


Posted on February 2nd, 2017

The UMBS Stewards Program

Feel compelled to help maintain the beautiful 10,000 acres of the UMBS Bio Station?  Join the UMBS Stewards once a week or every other week during the summer. Contact Stuart Case. Read more of The UMBS Stewards Program »