Protecting Our Inland Lakes & Shorelands: Ice, Wind, and Waves

Protecting Our Inland Lakes & Shorelands: Ice, Wind, and Waves

Friday, May 14, 2021 12:00 PM  1:15 PM Join us for this “Lunch and Learn” webinar by Brian Majka, Senior Restoration Ecologist, GEI. The physical properties and associated forces of ice, wind, and waves have a significant effect on the in-lake and shoreline ecosystem...
Learn more about the MiCorps Program

Learn more about the MiCorps Program

The 2021 CLMP training held online last week was recorded, and those recordings are now available for viewing. You can find links to both the session video recordings and copies of the presentation slides in PDF format by...

May 2021 Newsletter

We have a newsletter up and ready for you to read: https://mailchi.mp/mymlsa.org/may-2021-newsletter Lots of upcoming events and opportunities for lakes and streams education inside and throughout this newsfeed. Please feel free to share with anyone who might be...
MLSA 60th Annual Conference

MLSA 60th Annual Conference

The conference was just last week and it was a success! Thank you to everyone who joined us, thank you to our sponsors, and thank you especially to the speakers who provided their time and expertise. Over 340 people registered for the event and though the session...

Session Recordings Available for past 2021 events

In Case You Missed It… follow the links below to view recordings from sessions of these conferences. There are many session you may be interested in and they are available for free. Winter Water Quality Symposium Wisconsin Water Week Shoreline and Shallows...

2021 AIS Landing Blitz

Registration is now open for Michigan’s 8th annual Aquatic Invasive Species Landing Blitz.  [Please note – The event may need to be modified or even cancelled pending developments in the COVID-19 situation.] This year’s event period will be from June 26 – July 4,...

Boat Wake and Propeller Wash Impacts Presentation

MLSA is partnering with Maine Lakes for a presentation on the results of the Minnesota study on boat wakes that we helped to fund in the summer of 2020. Please register for this webinar and plan to join us as we learn more: Boat Wake and Propeller Wash Impacts on...

Lake and Stream Leaders Institute Workshop

In this free, 3-hour interactive workshop, we will explore effective communication techniques for advancing lake and stream stewardship and conservation. We will look at both external communication (how we talk about water resources and our work with outside...

April 2021 Newsletter, now available

We’ve opened registration for our conference to all for FREE, thanks to our sponsors. You will find more about this and other news in our latest newsletter. Thanks for reading! https://mailchi.mp/mymlsa.org/april-2021-newsletter

DNR says fish kills may be common during spring thaw

Contact: Gary Whelan or Sierra Medrano, DNR Fisheries Division After ice and snow cover melt on Michigan lakes this early spring, it may be more likely for people to discover dead fish or other aquatic animals. While such sights can be startling, the Department of...

Michigan’s water resources are a global treasure

EGLE is using innovation, fresh thinking to keep them that way By Liesl Clark Director, Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) Not a day goes by when I’m not reminded of Michigan’s unique place on Earth – surrounded by 20 percent of the...

Save Water and Money with These Eco-Friendly Yard Ideas

by Lisa Walker, neighborhoodsprout.org For homeowners, landscaping is a crucial component of our home’s exterior. To keep our lawns and gardens looking healthy and beautiful, it takes a fair amount of upkeep, but this can also be tough on the environment. To that end,...

March 2021 Newsletter

Access the March 2021 newsletter here: https://mailchi.mp/mymlsa.org/march-2021-newsletter

All About MiCorps

Interested in MiCorps, curious about the enrollment changes we made and how to get involved for 2021? Join the MiCorps team for this informational and interactive meeting to find out! Join us on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 10am Zoom Meeting Link...

Amicus Curiae Brief Accepted

We are pleased to report that our Amicus Curiae Brief for the Fraser Twp V Haney Appeal to the Michigan Supreme Court has been accepted. We will keep you updated on the progress of this case, you can read the article from our February 2021 Newsletter by MLSA Board...

Newsletter Update

Late February 2021 newsletter update with Attorney Writes article update and upcoming event information: https://mailchi.mp/mymlsa.org/mlsa-newsletter-update-water-quality-symposium-friday