Resources WildType Native Plant Nursery is our closest nursery and an excellent grower of local genotypes. They grow wildflowers, ferns, trees, shrubs, vines, grasses, and sedges that are native to Michigan. Chippewa Nature Center offers a huge variety of educational programs for all ages, and is our home base for meetings. CNC has over 19 miles of trails; an arboretum of Michigan trees and shrubs; native rain, woodland, and butterfly gardens; an extensive wetland area with 3 marshes; forests; and access to the Chippewa and Pine Rivers. https://www.chippewanaturecenter.org/ Naturalists can answer your questions. Extensive restoration of meadows, woodlands, and marshes over the years include removing invasive species. Nature Niche is a new gift store in Midland with the mission of “learn – understand – steward”. The owner is a Wild Ones member. https://nature-niche.com/ Central Michigan Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area https://www.cmcisma.org/ covers the counties of Midland, Isabella, Clare, Gratiot, and Gladwin. Learn about the invasive species occurring here and what you can do to control them.