Category Archives: Environmental Projects

Wolf Hunt Petition Signing

Northern Michigan University Environment and Native American Students This Wednesday Join Debate Over Wolf Hunting in Michigan (Marquette, MI) – For spiritual, religious, cultural, ecological and common sense reasons, two groups of Northern Michigan University students are hosting an anti-wolf … Continue reading

Earthkeepers II Press Conference

Interfaith Energy Conservation and Community Garden Initiative Across the Upper Peninsula to Restore Native Plants and Protect the Great Lakes from Toxins and Airborne Mercury Under the EPA Great Lakes Restoration Initiative The Earthkeepers II Initiative is sponsored by 10 … Continue reading

10,000 Trees: The Manitou Project

During 1997-2000 the Cedar Tree Institute planted 1,000 Northern white cedar trees across three counties in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Now, thanks to a collaboration of faith-based communities, environmental organizations and American Indian tribes, we invite you to support and/or join … Continue reading

Wings and Seeds – The Zaagkii Project

The Zaagkii Project has a new home on the web. Continue reading

Raging forest fires underline importance of planting trees

Over 12,000 trees planted across northern Michigan in May 2009 by Upper Peninsula EarthKeepers; as project ends forest fires destroy Continue reading

Earth Day 2009 & The interfaith Upper Peninsula EarthKeeper Tree Project

Faith leaders bless and plant the first of 12,000 trees across Continue reading

12,000 trees to be planted by U.P. EarthKeeper Team for Earth day 2009

The Upper Peninsula interfaith EarthKeepers will create the equivalent of a forest for Earth Day 2009 as 12,000 trees are planted by about 100 churches and temples across northern Michigan. Continue reading

Wings & Seeds The Zaagkii Project

Northern Michigan teens are on a mission to protect pollinators by helping butterflies and restoring native plants to areas of the Upper Peninsula. Continue reading

Earth Keepers accept White Pine Award

Upper Peninsula Earth Keeper Team announced plans for 2009 while accepting the prestigious White Pine Award from the Michigan Sierra Club Continue reading

The Manoomin Project: At-risk teens, tribes restore wild rice in Michigan

Youth learn social issues like racism against American Indians. Continue reading