Rouge Rundown: August 12, 2020
August 12, 2020
Thank You, Rouge UnCruisers!
Over 200 Friends showed up last night on the "virtual kayak" to explore the Rouge River around Zug Island during Trip 1 of the Rouge UnCruise event! Thank you for your participation, enthusiasm & great questions! Join us for more, next Tuesday, Aug. 18th. We can't wait to see YOU there!
Trip 2: Zug Island to the Fort St Bridge Park: Aug. 18, 6-7 PM. BOOK YOUR FREE VIRTUAL TRIP TODAY!
Join the kayak adventure as it continues from Zug Island up river to the Fort St Bridge Park! Discover a new view of the Jefferson Bridge, Delray, seagull nesting grounds and St Mary's Cement! Watch exclusive interviews with Luke Blackburn (GLWA & Detroit Wastewater Treatment Plant), Lloyd Baldwin (MDOT Historian) and Brian Yopp (Motor Cities National Heritage Area, Fort St Bridge Park). Explore and enjoy your Rouge River with FRIENDS!
DEADLINE: Order your Native Plants by Wed. 8/19 for Pick-up on 8/29
Place your orders for rain barrels and native plants by next Wednesday for pick-up in Plymouth Township on 8/29!
Rain Gardens 101 - UPDATED DATE AND TIME
NOW ON TUESDAY 8/25, AS A LUNCH & LEARN
Your Rouge, Your Story by Carol Oz
ROUGE CREATURE FEATURE
Is it a hummingbird? A butterfly? A moth? Read on below.
Rouge Uncruise - Tuesdays at 6 pm Aug 11-Sept. 8
NATIVE PLANT & RAIN BARREL
Land + Water WORKS Rain Garden Workshops-
Rain Garden Planting:
Pollinator Photo Contest - June 24 - August 31
Connecting the Rouge: Wayne County Wants Your Ideas - survey open thru July