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Sturgeon Fun Paddle

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Traditional Sturgeon Release

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Muskegon River Watershed Assembly invites you to our 1st FUNdraiser
2:00 - 5:00 pm Ed Henning Park, 500 Croton Dr. Newaygo, MI Suggested donation: $25/adult $40/couple, kids 16 & under free
All proceeds go to protect & restore the Muskegon River

Photo of person holding a Sturgeon fry

See the Tribal drum ceremony to welcome & release the Sturgeon
See Sturgeon & hear the Sturgeon Story
Enjoy Native American foods (for purchase)
Make your donation or at the door or at the Muskegon River Fly Shop 8382 Mason Dr., Newaygo, MI 49337. Call 231-591-2334 for information.

Win a kayak package including paddles & life jackets (value $900)

$25 donation/ticket, limit 100 tickets. Need not be present to win. Must be 18 to win or buy a ticket.

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Please support the Muskegon River, your gift makes a difference.

MRWA Plans Bigelow Creek Restoration

2017 Workshops

$25.00 Registration Fee

2017 Northern Lights Environmental Award

Congratulations to Nancy Burmeister, Muskegon River Watershed Assembly Board Officer, for earning the 2017 Northern Lights Environmental Award presented by Susan Snavley of Spectrum Health. The award was presented in front of a standing room only event call Butterfly Flyways organized by Carrie Stermer of the Card Wildlife Center located on the campus of Ferris State University.