Small piece of land sticking into Lake Huron; mixed ownership

Ornithological Summary

Concentration of Whimbrel during spring migration

Conservation Issues

Quarry mining, recreational development/housing development are primary concerns. Additional threats unknown.


Mostly private/corporate, with a small amount of Atlanta State Forest (Michigan Department of Natural Resources).


Primarily forest cover, dominated by pine and lowland conifer.

Land Use

Primarily privately-owned and non-commercial. Small portions of the IBA are used for mining and forestry.

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