Educational Programs over 1,100 participated in 2017
Funding for Educational Program
Partial funding for the education is provided by the Environmental Endowment Fund of the Community foundation for Muskegon County, the Herman Miller Cares Foundation and the Alcoa Foundation.
It is important to register your group (see below). The Nature Preserve has been host to as many as 2,000 kids a year studying wetlands environmental issues. Mona Shores and Reeths Puffer School Districts are among those in attendance. There is small charge for the programs at the Preserve. The Preserve comes to life each spring as over 52 bird species have been counted, turtles can seen laying eggs, and the trees and flowers are starting a new year and the water has many small invertebrates to be discovered.