Welcome to the Environmental Interpretive Center

The EIC is a University of Michigan-Dearborn facility that promotes environmental sustainability through community education and scientific research. The Center is the gateway to the 300-acre Environmental Study Area available to university students, school groups, and the public.


What’s New

Program Change Notice

Where's the Sap? With the very cold temperatures we have experienced over the last month, the sap flow is delayed a few weeks. We have decided to move the Public Maple Syrup Program until March 28.

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Contact Us:

Interpretive Center
University of Michigan – Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
(313) 593–5338