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The Upper Peninsula Resource Conservation & Development (UP RC&D) Council is a non-profit conservation organization serving all 15 counties in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The purpose of the Council is to provide local leadership required for developing and carrying out a plan for the orderly conservation, improvement, development and wise use of the natural resources within the Upper Peninsula. The Council is led by a board of directors with representation from throughout the UP.


The Council meets quarterly, alternating meetings between the Council office in Marquette and teleconference meetings.  All meetings take place at 10 am (Eastern time) unless otherwise specified.


2020 Meeting Schedule:

March 6 - teleconference meeting

June 5 - UP RC&D Office, Marquette

September 11 - teleconference meeting 

December 4 - Annual Meeting, UP RC&D Office, Marquette 

UP RC&D Council Board of Directors

Bill Rice, Chairman - Dickinson Conservation District

Jen Ricker, Vice-Chair - Iron Conservation District

Renee Leow, Secretary/Treasurer - citizen

Jim German - Chippewa County Administrator

Teri Grout - Alger Conservation District

Howard Haulotte - Delta County Citizen

Erin Carter - MSU Extension, Eastern UP

Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Council Documents
This page last updated on 1/2/2020.
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