adrian college http://michiganradio.org en Michigan racetrack to become place of environmental education http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-racetrack-become-place-environmental-education <p>Michigan school children will soon study nature at a place many people might find surprising: Michigan International Speedway.</p><p></p><p>The auto racing track hosts crowds in excess of 100 thousand when NASCAR comes to Brooklyn twice each summer.</p><p></p><p>But Adrian College biology professor Jeff Lake says the other 50 weeks of the year, the track's campgrounds are ideal for exploring the ecosystems of the Irish Hills.</p><p></p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 15:35:12 +0000 Steve Carmody 9576 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan racetrack to become place of environmental education