Nonprofit buys 31,000 forested acres by Copper Harbor to keep land public

Read the full story at Bridge Michigan.

The Nature Conservancy will buy more than 31,000 acres in the Keweenaw Peninsula, keeping it open to the public. Locals had feared losing access to the forest land after hedge fund owners put the land up for sale. The purchase comes as a flourishing outdoor recreation scene fuels change in the Keweenaw.

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