Climate - AAP = 86 cm; Lake-effect snowfall = 355 cm/year; cool lacustrine climate; AAT = 5 °C
Soils - geology = ground moraine; soils = well-drained Munising sandy loam, somewhat poorly drained Skanee sandy loam, poorly drained Angelica sandy loam, and Linwood muck.
Vegetation - old-growth northern hardwoods and eastern hemlock- hardwoods; Hemlock dominates the somewhat poorly drained soils and northern white-cedarspruce and hardwoodconifers dominant the poorly drained soils and muck.
Research - established in 1926
No on-site facilities