Keweenaw Invasive Species Management Area

Information about the invasive species partnership for Houghton, Keweenaw, and Baraga Counties.

Congratulations to the Houghton Middle School Weed Pullers, winners of the Lexus Eco Challenge!

Ten 8th-grade students from Sarah Geborkoff's Science Class are one of eight middle schools across the nation to win the 2014-2015 Land & Water Challange.

Memorandum of Understanding

2014 KISMA Report

2013 KISMA Report

2013 Annual Operating Plan

2012 KISMA Accomplishments

2012 Plan of Work

Meeting notes



Participating agreement between the Ottawa National Forest and Houghton Keweenaw Conservation District (KISMA fiscal administrator).  Supplemental Project Agreement #1 (2012 & 2013).  Modification #1Modification #2.

Draft maps showing known locations of selected invasive plants from Houghton & Keweenaw Counties
(Compiled by Janet Marr, 10 March 2011).

Slide Show (3/14/2011): Why Form a Cooperative?

Upper Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Areas 

List of invasive plant educational materials.  


Invasive Plant Workshops 2011


For more information, contact either:

Dr. Sigrid Resh, KISMA Coordinator
711 W. Lakeshore Drive, Unit A
Hoguhton, MI 49931
(906) 482-0214


Ian Shackleford, Botanist
Ottawa National Forest
E6248 US 2
Ironwood, MI 49938
(906) 932-1330 x331