The River Center

Alpena, Michigan

Look for all of our pamphlets located near the bridge in Duck Park 

  • Explore Island Park
  • Birds of Island Park
  • Blue Heron Canoe Water Trail
  • Common Flowers of Island Park
  • Fall Wildflowers of the Alpena Bi-Path
  • Habitats of Island Park
  • Island Park: A Forest Sampler
  • Kid's Guide to Island Park
  • Arthur E. Sytek Park 


The Donate Now button above will take you directly to the CFNEM website. Then click on River Center Fund link to make your donation at any time. 

Help make your River Center

a reality.  Embedded in the hillside of Duck Park,

it will be a thermometer

of the watershed's health,

a showcase of the

river's long life & an example

of our community's heart.

It can only happen with



  • To view the Wildlife Sanctuary Board's management plan click here.