PELLSTON — The University of Michigan Biological Station will host its annual Discovery Day from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, at the biological station in Pellston.
The program for the afternoon includes an overview of the station’s history and a research presentation titled “A Journey through Time in the Forests of Lower Northern Michigan,” by Ph.D. student Susan Cheng. These presentations will take place from 2-3 p.m. in the Gates Lecture Hall.
Staff will also be available to talk with high school or college students about how to earn university credit for classes taken at the biological station.
The station covers approximately 10,000 contiguous acres on or near Douglas Lake. It is located on Riggsville Road (C-64), approximately six miles east of U.S. 31 in Pellston and three miles west of I-75, exit 322.
For additional information about Discovery Day or other public events at the station, visit its website at lsa.umich.edu/umbs/events/.