Huron-Manistee National Forests

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Huron-Manistee National Forests

Address:1755 S Mitchell St
Cadillac, MI 49601

Phone:231-775-2421
Fax:231-775-5551
Phone:800-821-6263
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r9/hmnf
Size: 964,000 acres.
Location:Huron NF is in east-central Michigan; Manistee NF is in west-central Michigan. Accessible by US 10, 23, 27, 31, and 131; MI 20, 33, 37, 46, 55, 65, 72, and 82. Nearby cities/towns include Big Rapids, Cadillac, Manistee, Grayling, Harrisville, and Muskegon.
Facilities:Visitor center, 20 campgrounds, 5group camps, dispersed camping, picnic sites, boat launches, trails (330+ miles), scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, fishing, boating, swimming, hiking, horseback riding, OHV riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:The historic Lumberman's Monument, erected in 1932; access to Lake Huron and Lake Michigan and their excellent beaches.

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Using the Midwest Invasive Species Information Network, 69 common barberry sightings were reported in the Michigan lower-peninsula over the last few years, centered around Manistee National Forest.
We conducted our study in Michigan's NLP (44[degrees]42'N, 85[degrees]40'W) in the Manistee National Forest (MNF) (Fig.
With the state of Michigan and the US Forest Service, this project will plant 402,000 trees over 369 acres in the Huron Manistee National Forest to restore habitat for the endangered Kirtland's Warbler.
Its economy is dominated by agriculture and tourism stemming from Manistee National Forest which makes up one-third of the county.
Our study sites were located on the southern portion of the Manistee National Forest, in western Lower Michigan between 43.
Parts of southern Missaukee County lies within the Pere Marquette State Forest, which connects to the much larger Manistee National Forest in the county's southwest corner.
Cadillac is located on the edge of the Manistee National Forest with immediate access to two large lakes.
In addition, a survey during 1999-2000 at 27 sites in the Manistee National Forest, which surrounds Tippy Dam, did not yield an Indiana bat (Kurta 2000).
On May 5, 1980, a 213-acre slash burn in jackpine on Michigan's Manistee National Forest, fanned by the winds of an unexpected cold front, jumped a major highway, consumed 25,000 acres in one afternoon, took the life of one Forest Service firefighter, and destroyed 44 homes on adjacent private lands.
Michigan- This reforestation project, in partnership with the state of Michigan and the US Forest Service, is designed to plant 402,000 trees over 369 acres in the Huron Manistee National Forest to provide habitat restoration for the Kirtland's Warbler.
The county's economy is dominated by agriculture and tourism stemming from Manistee National Forest which makes up one-third of the county.
Award: Pavement preservation & rehabilitation - huron manistee national forest