Cool Resources

Blue Water Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

Plan an out-of-town visit to the Pine River Nature Center.

Michigan Licensed Wildlife Rehabilitators

The nature center does not accept injured animals. Check this online list for a local contact.

Back 2 the Wild Rehab

24 hours a day, 7 days a week local wildlife rescue and rehabilitation.

Critter Catcher

Critter Catchers Inc.

Provides humane bat removal and wildlife control for Michigan residents.

Michigan Bat Removal Services

Provides full service wildlife control including, attic restorations, raccoon removal, bat removal, skunk removal and much more.

St. Clair County's Stormwater Program

Local water quality information. 

St. Clair County's River Day

River day is an anual event that coincides with Kids Free Fishing Weekend in June. 

St. Clair County's Earth Fair

Is held at the Goodells County Park every April and brings thousands of visitors in contact with environmentally friendly businesses.

BHB Enterprises

Reptile shows and breeding. 

View the show Snake Bytes recorded at the Pine River Nature Center.

Monarch Watch

Monarch Watch is an educational outreach program based at the University of Kansas that engages citizen scientists in large-scale research projects.

Arts and Scraps store and The Scrap Box store 

Craft ideas to reduce impact on landfills. If you can't recycle, make it into something new! 

Recycling in St. Clair County

Information on hazardous waste, recycling, county information and other topics.

Michigan Nature Association

Help protect the Painted Trillium.

Blue Water Audubon Society

This local birdwatching group offers field trips and meetings.

Willow Winds Traditional Skills Workshops

The website for Jim Miller, builder of the nature center's wigwam and lean-to's.

Association of Nature Center Administrators (ANCA)

Non-profit group for administrators of nature centers across the country.

St Clair County Conservation District

Spring tree sales, professional services, resources, educational programs and materials.

Pledge to Play 

Get outdoors

St. Clair County has compiled a brochure listing the free parks and outdoor play areas in the county. The sites are divided by region, so you can easily find something near you.

Download a copy