• Indianhead Point stands tall along the Pictured Rocks. Photo copyright Craig Blacklock

    Pictured Rocks

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February 2011 Science Cafe

February 2011 Science Cafe

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News Release Date: January 31, 2011
Contact: Gregg Bruff, 906-387-2607, x202

Thursday, February 17, 7 p.m., at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore, 104 E Munising Ave., Munising.

 "Forsaken Out of the Way Places" Archaeological Investigations of Anishinabe Logging Camps in the Timber Lands of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

February's speaker is Eric Drake, Archeologist on the Hiawatha National Forest.

Did You Know?

The light tower and flagpole of the Au Sable Light Station stand proudly.

Located within Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the Au Sable Light Station is on the National Register of Historic Places. Constructed in 1874, the station beacon still shines over Lake Superior's frigid waters. The lamp is now solar powered. More...