Alcona Community High School students learn about soils from Jack Guy.



The Northeast Michigan Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative could not be as successful as it is without the dedicated support from all of our partners, including schools, government agencies, non profits, and businesses. They are the people that make these projects happen! Click the link below to see a list of all the partners involved in NEMI GLSI.


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Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan

Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan
491 Johnson Street
Alpena, MI 49707

Phone: (989) 356-2202

Celebrating the Art, History, and Science of Northeast Michigan

The Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan is an educational institution dedicated to serving the public of all ages and abilities in art, history, and science. Through research, it collects, preserves, and interprets artifacts, specimens, and information concerning the 15 counties in Northeast Michigan. Through programs and exhibits, it promotes understanding and appreciateion of the past and present.

Links to projects with which this organization is a Community Partner.
Resources Offered
Technical Expertise
Field Trip Venue
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Friday, October 4, 2013
Friday, August 2, 2013
Sunday, July 14, 2013
Monday, April 15, 2013
Monday, July 2, 2012
Contact Northeast Michigan Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative

Northeast Michigan GLSI network programs and materials are open to all without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, or veteran status.

2020 NEMIGLSI Leadership Team Bar

AMA-Iosco Math Science Center Americorps U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Great Lakes Fishery Trust Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative Community Foundation Northeast Michigan Huron Pines Cheboygan-Otsego-Presque Isle ESD Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona ESD Michigan Department of Natural Resources Northeast Michigan Council of Governments Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary 4-H MSU Extension Michigan Sea Grant NOAA