2022 Summer Conference


After a long pandemic, the Michigan Association of Conservation Districts and its partners are extremely excited to meet in person, once again for our annual Summer Conference! MACD has been working closely with our various partners to develop a comprehensive schedule packed into two days of informative training and content. Stay up-to-date on cutting edge techniques and approaches to the litany of conservation work being done throughout Michigan. Connect and network with colleagues from around the state. Join us for our 2022 Summer Conference, and reunite with old and new friends in conservation! 

Discount Early-Bird Registration runs through May 13th, 2022; with registration closing on May 27th, 2022.
Conference refunds will not be issued for cancellation after May 27th, 2022. 
No same-day registrations will be offered. 

Registration includes group meals that will be offered Monday and Tuesday during the Conference.
Dinners will be on your own.


Hotel Accommodations

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Bay City DoubleTree at a rate of $85 plus applicable taxes. The cost of the hotel room is not included in the registration fee. To make a hotel reservation, please contact the hotel directly or follow the above link to reserve online. Payment for the hotel MUST be paid separately and sent directly to the hotel. Rooms available on a first-come, first serve basis through May 20th, 2022.

DoubleTree Bay City - Riverfront
1 Wenonah Park Place
Bay City, MI 48708
(989) 891-6000

Schedule of Events

Sunday, June 5th
Early Arrival Registration 12pm-5pm
MACD State Council Meeting
Early Arrival Happy Hour
Dinner (On Your Own)

Monday, June 6th
Registration - 8am-11am
Conference Kick-Off Lunch (Included in Registration fee)
Keynote Speaker
Session Details TBA, beginning late morning.
MACD Conservation Happy Hour
Dinner (On Your Own).

Tuesday, June 7th
Breakfast (Included in Registration fee)
Session Details TBA, beginning in morning
Lunch (Included in Registration fee)
Conference Closing Remarks

Wednesday, June 8th
MAEAP Techs Training Sessions Only
Meals on your own.