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Adopt-A-Park

Individuals, organizations, and community groups volunteer to adopt Ann Arbor city parks by caring for gardens, cleaning up common green spaces, and advocating for park improvements. adopt-a-park@a2gov.org, a2gov.org/adopt-a-park V

1519 Fuller (Fuller Pool) [map]
(734) 794-6445


Ecology Center

Works for healthy people and a healthy planet, clean energy, environmental health, local food, recycling, and more. Annual dinner in fall. Online resources at ecocenter.org and healthystuff.org V

339 E. Liberty, #300 [map]
(734) 761-3186


MSU Extension: Home Horticulture Program

Information and education on best management practices in the landscape and garden, including identification of plant problems and pests, groundwater protection, and water quality. migarden.msu.edu U

705 N. Zeeb [map]
(734) 997-1678, Garden hotline: (888) 678-3464


Natural Area Preservation

Works with volunteers to protect and restore Ann Arbor's city parks and natural areas. Volunteer opportunities include stewardship workdays; invasive species control and prescribed burns; and surveys of birds, frogs, toads, turtles, and salamanders. NAP@a2gov.org, a2gov.org/NAP V

3875 E. Huron River [map]
(734) 794-6627


Project Grow

Rents garden plots at 22 sites. Reduced fees for those unable to pay. Discovery Gardens offer raised beds for all ages and people with disabilities. Also teaches free or very low cost classes on topics such as composting, heirloom plants, organic gardening, food preservation, and more. info@projectgrowgardens.org, projectgrowgardens.org S, V

P.O. Box 130293, AA 48113
(734) 996-3169




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