101 E. Grand River Avenue
The Nature Conservancy has protected more than 370,000 acres throughout Michigan and more than 3,000 acres in the Les Cheneaux area. The Les Cheneaux area features one of the Conservancy's largest preserves, the Carl A. Gerstacker Nature Preserve at Dudley Bay, which offers a rich tapestry of intertwined habitats that provide shelter to endangered and threatened plant species and a variety of animals. The preserve is open to visitors for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing, bird watching, swimming, and deer hunting by permit. The Nature Conservancy is a nonprofit, 501 (c)(3) organization.