Michigan Lakes and Streams Association

Michigan Lakes and Streams Association, Inc. is a statewide, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation, protection and wise management of Michigan’s vast treasure of inland lakes and streams.


Who We Are

Upcoming Events

We are proud to sponsor Glen Lake Association’s Winter Symposium:

Member Zoom Meetings

Northwestern Lower Peninsula on March 3, details here


Registration and details as they are available here!


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

2021 Lake and Stream Monitoring

MiCorps CLMP (Cooperative Lakes Monitoring Program) is back for 2021, visit micorps.net for information about the program and to sign up for updates. We will be updating the MiCorps site with enrollment and training information as soon as it is available.

MiCorps Programs featured on December 14, 2020 SustainabiliME Podcast, listen here.

News release: Citizen water monitoring program extended with five-year contract

K College Article featuring MLSA

Thanks to Kalamazoo College for partnering with us this fall. It was great getting to know Amanda Dow and if you check out our Books and Publications page you will find the brochures she updated for us during her internship. Read about the internship here:...

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MiCorps on SustainabiliME Podcast

Have a listen! Marcy Knoll-Wilmes, Senior Aquatic Biologist from EGLE, and Melissa DeSimone, Executive Director of Michigan Lakes and Streams Association, talk with Kelly McElroy about the Michigan Clean Water Corps, also known as MiCorps.

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Happy Holidays from MLSA!

Happy Holidays from MLSA! We are grateful for you this holiday season and we want to wish you health and happiness as 2020 comes to a close. Thank you for your support this year. ** Need a last minute gift idea for the Riparian who has everything? Give the gift of...

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