2016 Macroinvertebrate Survey

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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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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2015 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

2015 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

The 2015 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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Next Board Meeting: February 2016

Next Board Meeting: February 2016

Our next LMWCC Board meeting is scheduled for: Saturday, February 6, 2016 @ 10:00am Elk Township Hall 8966 N Bass Lake Rd, Irons MI 49644…

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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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A few of the items in the bucket raffle at 2014 Annual Meeting

2015 Annual Meeting and Picnic: July 11

2015 Annual Meeting is Saturday July 11, 2015 at Skinner Park Hall in Irons, MI. Agenda 10:00am – Annual Meeting and Guest Speakers Followed by Raffle…

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Stronach Township vs county article in Manistee News

Stronach Township vs county article in Manistee News

A recent article published in the Manistee News Advocate discusses the disagreement between Stronach Township and the county on a recent decision made by the…

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Trout Unlimited presents 2014 Fish Habitat Report

Trout Unlimited presents 2014 Fish Habitat Report

Trout Unlimited’s Dr. Bryan Burroughs presented a summary of last summer’s ‘Instream Fish Habitat Assessment’ of the Little Manistee River to the LMWCC Board and members on…

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