Upcoming Events


MLSA 2022 In-Person Meetings

Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 9:30am – Southwest (Region 3) meeting

MLSA 2022 Virtual Meeting Schedule

Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 9:30am – Northwest Region Virtual meeting

Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 9:30am – MLSA/Riparian Feedback meeting

  • Virtual event: We want to know how we’re doing and how we can help you. Join us for this open feedback session to let us know about topics, resources, articles, and other ideas you have for MLSA to support your work.

Check out our Event Resources Page for our previous events and materials.

Summer 2022 Issue coming soon!

The Michigan Riparian magazine, Summer 2022 issue is starting to make it's way out into the world. It should be delivered to mailboxes between now and early August. We hope you enjoy this issue and are having a wonderful summer out on the water! Link to companion...

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How Do I Get a Boat Wash?

Melissa DeSimone, MLSA Executive Director We know cleaning, draining, and drying our boats is the best way to reduce the spread of aquatic invasive species. This is so well understood that we've had a law on the books in Michigan since 2019. Michigan law requires that...

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Environmental Emergency Planning Conference

Held in Lansing, MLSA attended to learn more about how to plan ahead to better protect your lake, stream, and local environment. Lon Nordeen, MLSA Secretary The conference, organized by the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) was held in...

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There are lots of colors and options available so you can show your lake and stream pride. Click below to see all the options and thank you for supporting MLSA!

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