Cancelled: 2020 Annual Member Meeting and Picnic

NOTICE OF ADJOURNMENT OF ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERS The Board of Trustees of the Little Manistee Watershed Conservation Council has adjourned the annual meeting of members of the LMWCC indefinitely. The adjournment is because of the COVID-19 epidemic. The… Read More

Syers Creek Habitat Analysis at 5 Years

Syers Creek Fisheries Survey 2019 Update Since 2012, the LMWCC has been working to improve fish habitat in Syers Creek, a tributary of the Little Manistee River. The below report has been put together by one of our… Read More

Presidents Annual Review 2019

This past year was a really challenging one as the wet weather and high waters in the river kept us from being able to complete several projects. For a brief period in August it let up enough to… Read More

Check out our 2019 Fall Winter newsletter

The Little River News Fall/Winter 2019 edition has been sent to the printer and hits members mail boxes in early January. Review the reports on annual Macro invertebrate Study, Water Quality Study, Syers Lake Dam removal and more. LMWCC Newsletter… Read More

Little Manistee River Private Lands Sites: Before, During, After Flooding in July 2019

Date: December 18, 2019 Subject: Little Manistee River Private Lands Sites -Before, During, After Flooding Author: Nate Winkler, Biologist   Project Overview The projects illustrated herein were performed on privately-owned lands along the Little Manistee River. The sites are… Read More

What is the Natural River Program?

In 1994, LMWCC founders John Gorys and Howard Roberts were appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to serve on a committee studying the advisability of having the Little Manistee River designated as a Wild and Scenic River… Read More

2019 Annual Member Meeting & Picnic: July 6

2019 Annual Meeting is Saturday July 6, 2019 at Skinner Park Hall in Irons, MI 2018 Annual Meeting Minutes Agenda 10:00am – Annual Meeting and Guest Speakers Followed by Raffle and Lunch provided by the Indian Club — all… Read More

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 area schools, came to the Magoon Creek Nature Center to have an out-door,… Read More

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 current and results from past years. The 2016 Macroinvertebrate Study results can be… Read More

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 township. Read the full article here: Manistee News Advocate-Stronach Twp County at Odds 032615… Read More