FRIENDS of W. C. WETZELSTATE PARK
IN THE HEART of MACOMB COUNTY MICHIGAN
Wetzel State Recreation Area is Macomb County's only State Park and is named after one of Michigan's thirteen Congressional Medal of Honor recipients. A War Memorial was constructed in this State Recreation Area and dedicated on August 2nd, 1997 in his honor. The Park is located in Lenox & Ray Townships in Northern Macomb County, Michigan.
Friends is a 501(c)3 non-profit, all volunteer, MUCC Affiliated group working directly with the Michigan DNR to Preserve, Promote and Protect Wetzel SRA. You can view our exemption letter from the IRS here.
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Thank you Bushnell for supporting our outdoor programs!
Slide show of some of the wildlife found at Wetzel SRA by Tom Heatley
Where in the world is Wetzel SRA?
A letter from Dr. Bob Setzer about Birding at Wetzel
Printable Bird Checklist (thanks to Tom Heatley and Barb Baldinger)
We're building an outdoor education pavilion and you can help! Click here to see how.
DNR Aerial Map of Park.
Meeting Times and Places.
WETZEL STATE RECREATION AREA
GENERAL MANAGEMENT PLAN
Friends receive Partner in Conservation Award from MDNR
Friends receive Teamwork Award from Macomb Conservation District
Click here for an aerial video of the wetland ponds.
Thank you Noel Hunt RCCD Member for the excellent video.
For information email us at:
Call us at: (586) 254-2493