Friends of the Rouge: Benthic Macroinvertebrate SamplingDo you ever wonder about what lives in the river besides fish and turtles? Come to one of the Rouge River Bug Hunts and see for yourself the amazing variety of aquatic insects, crayfish,snails and clams that make up the bottom of the river food chain.
Friends of the Rouge: Friends of the Rouge Releases Spring Volunteer Monitoring ReportsFriends of the Rouge has released two reports covering the results of the volunteer monitoring in the Rouge River Watershed. Four staff members from Arch Environmental Group participated in the event this year. [/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]
Friends of the Rouge: Its time for Spring Cleaning! People needed to Clean and Care for the Rouge River
Friends of the Rouge: Its time for Spring Cleaning! People needed to Clean and Care for the Rouge RiverFriends of the Rouge is asking for your help. Join your friends and neighbors in cleaning up the Rouge River and restoring the land to improve water quality this spring. Rouge Rescue work sites have been scheduled [...]
Join Friends of the Rouge board member, Sue Thompson, on a trail through the park. If there is no snow, hiking will take place. Meet at signpost 1, near the restroom pavilion off the parking lot.. FREE for FOTR members, $5 for non-members (Not a member? Join here.) Registration preferred. Saturday January 18th, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMMaybury [...]
Twice a year, teams of volunteers visit sites throughout the headwaters of the watershed and search for mayflies, stoneflies and other aquatic invertebrates. The presence or absence of these streambed creatures reflects the quality of the water and habitat. Friends of the Rouge uses them to track changes in the river quality over time. Bug [...]