Author Archives: Barry Conservation District

Spring Tree Sale

It’s that time again! Our online store is up and running: https://squareup.com/store/bcd The order form can also be downloaded here, printed, and mailed with payment to 1611 S Hanover St, Suite 105 Hastings MI 49058. Pick up will be on April … Continue reading

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Fighting the phrag (even in winter!)

High above the piling snow, the plume-like seed heads of Phragmites australis wave in the winter winds. These fluffy tufts are a beautiful but unwelcome sight on the landscape. That’s because Phragmites australis, or common reed, is a harmful invasive … Continue reading

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Tree Sale Order Forms Now Available

BCD is now taking orders for its 2017 Spring Tree Sale. You can find the order form at http://www.barrycd.org/home/trees/. Keep checking back, our online store should be up and running soon!

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Now accepting nominating petitions

The Barry Conservation District Board of Directors will have two positions up for election at its annual meeting this March. Please contact the District at 269.908.4135 to obtain a copy of the nominating petition if you are interested in becoming … Continue reading

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2017 Budget and Appropriations Act

The proposed budget of the Barry Conservation District for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2016 will be presented to the District Board for final approval at its regular meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on September 27, 2016 … Continue reading

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Notice of Special Meeting 09.12.16

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING The Barry Conservation District Board of Directors has scheduled a special meeting for Monday, September 12, 2016 at 6pm at the Barry Conservation District Office, located at 1611 S Hanover St, Suite 105, Hastings, MI to … Continue reading

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Cedar Creek Public Meeting

The clean, cool waters of Cedar Creek flow gently through miles of the high-quality prairie, wetland, and forest that Barry County is known for. Beyond providing us with a picturesque backdrop, the creek system functions in ways that provide us … Continue reading

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Resource Needs Assessment

The Conservation District is currently working on updating its Natural Resource Needs Assessment. Please help by taking our quick online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8WK5XVG

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CANCELLATION NOTICE

Please note that the regular meeting scheduled for the Barry Conservation District Board on August 23rd, 2016 has been cancelled. The next meeting will take place on September 27th, 2016 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at the Barry 911 Dispatch Center, 2600 Nashville … Continue reading

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Request for bids- Environmental Consulting

The Barry Conservation District is now accepting bids for an environmental consultant for the Cedar Creek Aquatic Habitat Grant Project. Bids are due by 8am on August 9th, 2016. Please click the following link to download the complete bid package, which … Continue reading

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