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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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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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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2014 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

2014 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate Survey Results

The results of our 2014 Water Quality and Macroinvertebrate surveys are in. 2014 Macroinvertebrate Survey Results 2014 Water Quality Survey Results

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Little Manistee River Water Quality Survey 2013

Little Manistee River Water Quality Survey 2013

As is evident from the chart above, the e.coli numbers from 9 Mile Bridge down to Stronach Road are excessively high. A later sampling done on…

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Chemical compounds in water and their effect on the health of a stream

Chemical compounds in water and their effect on the health of a stream

This is a supplemental discussion on chemical compounds in water and their effect on the health of a stream, To learn more about the 2013…

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Memorial Day 2013 Volunteer Project

Memorial Day 2013 Volunteer Project

Last Saturday, a group of LMWCC members and friends gave up a few hours of their holiday weekend to help improve the Little Manistee River…

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Indian Bridge Restoration – Summer 2012

In 2012, LMWCC worked hard to restore a washout at the Indian Bridge DNR Access site on the Little Manistee River.

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