Upcoming Events

POSTPONED: Webinar Presentation Co-Hosted by MLSA, Maine Lakes, and New Hampshire Lakes
Boat Wake and Propeller Wash Impacts on Minnesota Lakes – This talk has been postponed so the researcher can finish his analysis, we will release the rescheduled date as soon as the work has been properly finished and the research is ready for public presentation. Thank you for your patience!

MLSA Regional Meetings – Click here for full details
Southeast region of the Lower Peninsula on Saturday, June 19 at 9:30am
Central region of the Lower Peninsula on Saturday, July 31 at 9:30am
Southwest region of the Lower Peninsula on Saturday, September 25 at 9:30am
Northwest region of the Lower Peninsula TBD in October
Upper Peninsula on Saturday, November 6 at 9:30am

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Protecting Our Inland Lakes & Shorelands

Life Below the Surface, a Dip into the Hidden World of Algae Thursday, June 24, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM Part two of a three-part VIRTUAL education and information series for those living on or recreating in our local lakes and waterways. Developed by: Friends of...

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Fighting for Local Control

by Melissa DeSimone, MLSA Executive Director There seems to be a theme in the Michigan Legislature this spring related to local control. Two different issues have brought bills to the House and/or Senate that would reduce local regulatory control. At first glance...

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Volunteer Stream Monitoring Training

The annual MiCorps Volunteer Stream Monitoring Training is to be held via Zoom on June 17, 2021. Click here to register. While anyone with an interest to learn about macroinvertebrate monitoring is welcome to join, this training is specifically targeted to stream...

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