The International Wildlife Refuge Alliance celebrated its continued support for the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge with its annual benefit dinner last month. The sold-out event was held on Grosse Ile at the Ford Yacht Club. The outdoor location provided a striking waterfront view and was shared with 300 friends in conservation.
A few days earlier in the same location, three John D. Dingell Friend of the Refuge Awards were given in recognition of leadership and dedication to conservation on the Detroit River and western Lake Erie Basin. This year’s honorees were Dr. Eugene Jaworski, the Pointe Mouillee Waterfowl Festival and DTE Energy. [Read more…]