2013 Tree Sale a success

To the editor:

The Board and Staff of the Houghton Keweenaw Conservation District (HKCD) would like to thank everyone who helped make the 2013 Tree Sale a success!

Thank You Customers! You care about planting native trees, shrubs and flowers, raising your own fruits, berries and perennials and supporting the natural

resources conservation work of HKCD.

Thank You Volunteers! HKCD couldn’t do it without all of you: Reagan Aho, Rob Aho, Steve Albee, Chuck Brumleve, Tom Collins, Liz Gerson, Ruth Gleckler, Ray Govus, Christine Haataja, Bob Haralson, Meral Jackson, Ginny Jamison, Margaret Johnson, Marsha Klein, Mark Klemp, Wayne Kokkonen, Todd Larson, Chloe Marshall, Christine Marshall, Gina Nicholas, Nicky Outinen, Anton Pintar, Jan Reese, Nick Rowe, Mark Salo, Steve Siira, Jim Sweeting, Rudy Tikkanen, Pat Toczydlowski, Chris Vandomenen and Nicholas Wilson.

Special Thank You to: Mike Schira and Deborah Hilscher of the MSU Extension Office for assisting with nursery deliveries and providing information; Carol Saari of the Houghton County Fair Board Staff for the use of equipment; Michele Bourdeau of Keweenaw Now for her web page announcements, WCCY and 97.7 The Wolf for radio announcements, Scott of Tadych’s Econofoods for plastic bags; The Daily Mining Gazette for announcements and surplus newspapers; Janet Marr of Keweenaw Invasive Species Management Area (KISMA) for her exhibit on invasive species and Liz Gerson of Wild Ones, Native Plants Natural Landscapes for her exhibit on the Monarch butterfly and native plants; and Dorothy Jamison for her delicious brownies.

Houghton Keweenaw

Conservation District Board