Our Fall Membership Meeting fell on a beautiful October day in Oneida. The Oneida Tribe is investing in the lower Fox watershed to improve water quality. We saw some fabulous examples of farm fields restored to wetlands and prairies.
Lake Michigan Day: August 14, 2014 at UW-Manitowoc
Lake Michigan Day showcased opportunities for continued restoration and protection of Lake Michigan, and the broader Great Lakes basin, and highlighted the ongoing challenges facing the lakes. The day provided a venue for decision-makers and community leaders to engage with a broad array of stakeholders on issues facing the Great Lakes and focused in on local examples of restoration projects along the lake shore. The 2013 Lake Michigan Day at UW-Manitowoc was the inaugural event and is intended to become an annual meeting.
Champions of Conservation Awards
The Lakeshore Natural Resource Partnership (LNRP) and LMS sponsor the annual Lake Michigan Champions of Conservation Awards. This environmental award program recognizes and honors the outstanding achievements of any group, program, organization, business or engaged individual in a wide range of environmental initiatives throughout the Lake Michigan basin. The award honors those who have demonstrated a commitment to environmental excellence, leadership, and accomplishment in their respective fields.
Lake Michigan Stakeholders is a diverse network of Wisconsin stakeholders working together to ensure that Lake Michigan and the resources of the basin are environmentally sustainable and economically viable for present and future generations.