11/7/2022

Contributing to 'A River Revived'

Through a new book, the Rouge River's dramatic turnaround is told by environmentalists including longtime Environmental Interpretive Center staff. ...
9/14/2018

Campus is in bloom with butterflies

See nature in action at the Environmental Interpretive Center’s gardens....
1/28/2019

Campus natural areas provide a winter land of wonder

Every season brings something new to see in the Environmental Interpretive Center and the adjacent Environmental Study Area. Here are five things you may see walking on the trails....
5/17/2019

A natural way to learn: UM-Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center educators offer summer programs

Taught by staff and students, the line-up includes bird watching, tree identification, gardening and more....
6/19/2019

Having a Field Day: Students gather together for class that has a 50-year tradition of foraging

Led by Professor Emeritus Orin Gelderloos, UM-Dearborn's “salad bar course" — with its cattails, elderberry, mint and more — is more than nutritious; it teaches students how to understand and interact with local nature....
9/16/2019

How 'birdhouses for bees' can help pollinators in peril

Most of us have heard that bees are disappearing. And that’s not good news for our gardens or food supply. Senior Kaitlyn Tatro and the Environmental Interpretive Center have a plan for aiding bees and other insect pollinators. And, if you choose, it could...
10/9/2019

Get fall festive

Whether you need a good fright or cozy comforts, UM-Dearborn in autumn is a-maize-ing. Here are campus suggestions on how to get the most out of fall....
5/17/2021

The Sights and Sounds of Spring

If you want to enjoy the sights and sounds of colorful songbirds, this is the week they stop at the Environmental Interpretive Center’s 300-acre Natural Areas to relax and fuel up before continuing on their migration journey north....
10/25/2021

Fun things to do around campus this fall

Here are a few of our favorite things....