Entries by Nicholas Occhipinti

Soundscape Ecology and You

By Niko D. Schroeder And Jon GorterWMEAC Interns Sound Pollution: What is it? Next time you visit a Michigan state park or natural area, I challenge you to stop and listen. You might hear bird songs, flowing water, or leaves rustling in the wind. But wherever you are, you’ll most […]

Grand River Water Trails

By Jon Gorter, WMEAC Eco Journalist Intern Getting to Know the Watershed On a cool, breezy summer morning in West Michigan, two recent graduates from Calvin College strapped an aluminum canoe to the top of their car and drove down to the Grand River. Gabe LePage and Peter Sunshine Cahill […]