Day with Nature at Magoon Creek

Day with Nature at Magoon Creek

Coordinated by Deb Laws Youth Agent, Manistee Co. 4-H May 2017 On a brisk but enjoyable day in May, about 130 students from several Manistee…

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Watershed Management Plan

Watershed Management Plan

The creation of the Watershed Management Plan is in full swing as we have a few board members working tirelessly. Learn more here.

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Next Board Meeting 7/8/17 at our Annual Meeting - All Members Welcome!

Next Board Meeting 7/8/17 at our Annual Meeting – All Members Welcome!

LMWCC Board meetings are scheduled for the First Saturday of each month @ 10:00am Elk Township Hall 8966 N Bass Lake Rd, Irons MI 49644…

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2016 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

2016 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

The 2016 Water Quality Survey results are in. Check out the Annual Water Quality Survey page for more information on the study and view the…

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Carrieville Erosion Site #13 after (2)

Improvement on Carrieville Erosion sites

The LMWCC has been working in partnership with the Conservation Resource Alliance to improve a number of identified erosion sites on the Little Manistee River….

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A good variety indicates stream is healthy here

2016 Macroinvertebrate Survey

Again this year a wonderful team of volunteers got together to test the Little Manistee River for Macroinvertebrates, we more commonly call this the “Bug…

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Syers Creek Habitat Improvement Shows in Fish Numbers

Syers Creek Habitat Improvement Shows in Fish Numbers

In 2012, the LMWCC received a grant from Patagonia for $6,000 to improve fish habitat in Syers Creek, a tributary of the Little Manistee River. Comparison…

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Dead ash trees in a floodplain at Oak Openings Metropark near Toledo, OH. Photo by Kathleen Knight, U.S. Forest Service.

Replacing Dead and Dying Ash Trees

Recently, some of the LMWCC members asked what tree species private landowners should look to plant to replace the ash trees that are currently dying….

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Johnson Bridge River Access Project

Johnson Bridge River Access Project

A better way to access the river is now available where the Johnson Bridge crosses the Little Manistee. LMWCC member and TiKi Lodge owner was…

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