Invasive balsam woolly adelgid confirmed in Kent County

First detection of this invasive bug in the state Program contact: Rob Miller, 517-614-0454 Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) Director Gary McDowell announced the state’s first verified detection of balsam woolly adelgid (BWA) near...

$3.6 million in grants available to target invasive species in Michigan

From Joanne Foreman, 517-284-5814 and Erin Campbell, 269-300-9698 Proposals accepted through Nov. 1 Michigan’s Invasive Species Grant Program is now accepting proposals for the 2021 funding cycle, with an anticipated $3.6 million available to applicants. The program –...

September 2021 Newsletter

We wish you a safe and happy Labor Day weekend! Check out the latest news for Michigan’s lakes and streams: https://mailchi.mp/mymlsa.org/mlsa-september-2021-newsletter

EGLE WRD Follow Up Recording

You had questions for the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy at our Annual Conference (presentation link), they came back with the answers! Thank you to the EGLE Water Resources Division team: DASH – Eric Calabro & Anne Garwood; ANC...