We owe the existence and continuance of this program to our financial contributors. We are very thankful for the following people and organizations:
- The Ben Waring Memorial scholarship
- Sandy & Dan Pociopa
- Matthew Hirvonen & Kathy Bull
- The Superior Watershed Partnership
- The Alger Regional Community Foundation
- Renewable World Energies
- David and Lois Raikko
- UP Whitetails
- Preston Feather Lumber
- Thrivent Financial
Not only is our area blessed with high quality natural resources, we also possess outstanding professionals that work with these resources. We would like to recognize them for their generosity in the giving of their expertise and time.
Teri Grout - Alger County Conservation District
Doug Burns - Presenter on the inter-relationship of trees.
Matt Watkeys - Alger/Marquette Conservation District Forester
Ben Travis - Michigan Department of Natural Resources Forester
Tim Schirtzinger - Presenter on low volume and weight camping gear.
Kyle Krysiak - Certified Water Safety Instructor
Bill Harris -Renewable World Energies
Dwight Jerome - Natural Resources Conservation Service soils engineer.