ST. JOHNS, Michigan March 12 Join birding experts and waterfowl enthusiasts at Maple River State Game Area for the Ducks Unlimited Maple River Migration Tour on Saturday, March 30.

The tour is from 9 a.m. to noon. Attendees can park at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources maintenance area on South Crapo Road in Washington Township, east of South Baldwin Road and south of East Ranger Road.

Nature lovers, birders and waterfowlers are invited to watch the skies during the busy spring migration season. Learn how Ducks Unlimited has conserved nearly 800 acres on this vital migration route since 2011 and how this conservation work benefits wildlife of all types. Take a self-guided tour of this conservation success story.

The event is cosponsored by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Michigan United Conservation Clubs, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Pheasants Forever, MI Birds and the Maple River Wildlife Association.

For details about the event, contact Steve Wyckoff at (616) 446-0555.