Category: Blog

A Message from your WORC Board

A Very Happy New Wild One’s Year to Members and Friends,  Here’s what your Board has been up to recently: Last fall, we invited a planning consultant, Todd Johnson, to help us better understand the needs and desires of our members and prioritize our work. Over two detailed planning sessions, we identified several activities we […] Continue reading "A Message from your WORC Board"

Restoring Biodiversity to Home Landscapes

Restoring Biodiversity to Home Landscapes With Ranger Steve Mueller of Ody Brook Nature Sanctuary, Cedar Springs BY WORC MEMBER AMANDA WELSH On Monday, September 17, ecologist and “butterfly guy” Ranger Steve Mueller addressed the crowd with simple but impactful ways to increase biodiversity and create our own backyard sanctuaries. A local treasure, Steve shared his […] Continue reading "Restoring Biodiversity to Home Landscapes"

Plaster Creek Stewards Cleaning Up a Polluted Urban Stream

Plaster Creek Stewards Cleaning Up a Polluted Urban Stream By Marty Arnold and Ruth Oldenburg On a rainy, but warm June 18 night some hardy Wild Ones and friends came out to see Plaster Creek Stewards? (PSC) work at the Christian Reformed Church headquarters at 1700 28th Street SE for our Wild Ones chapter meeting. […] Continue reading "Plaster Creek Stewards Cleaning Up a Polluted Urban Stream"