Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership


The first Michigan Inland Lakes Convention was a great success!

Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership logoThe Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership thanks you for your interest in Michigan’s first joint conference dedicated to Michigan’s inland lakes!  Nearly 400 lake enthusiasts and professionals converged on Boyne Mountain Resort in Boyne Falls May 1-3, 2014. Visit our Convention page to learn more. 



Learn about the benefits of maintaining natural shorelines

The Shoreline and Shallows Conference returns to MSU on March 11. The conference, presented by the Michigan Natural Shoreline Partnership, will highlight speakers from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and private design firms. Read more…


Clean Boats Clean Waters training slated for 2015

Stay informed, be involved. Aquatic invasive species prevention has become a priority for Michigan. Learn how to identify and prevent aquatic invasive species in your local lakes and streams. Read more…


Apply now for the 2015 Lake and Stream Leaders Institute!

Michigan’s Lake and Stream Leaders care for Michigan’s lakes and streams through education, leadership, and citizen action. 

The Institute is a program of Michigan State University ExtensionMichigan Lake and Stream Associations, and the MSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.  Applications are due March 30.


Save the Dates! MLSA Conference May 1-2, 2015

The 54th Annual Michigan Lake and Stream Associations Conference at Boyne Mountain Resort will feature workshops, seminars, and special sessions about the management and preservation of Michigan’s magnificent water resources. Watch MLSA for conference updates as they develop.


Enrollment is Now Open for the 2015 Cooperative Lakes Monitoring Program!


Track the health of your lake by enrolling in the Cooperative Lakes Monitoring Program. Learn how to assess water quality, identify invasive species, and engage your community. Join over 225 communities across Michigan who are dedicated to protecting our inland lakes. Training, assistance, and equipment are included with enrollment. Learn more at the Michigan Clean Water Corps (MiCorps) website.

How to Support MILP

Please click HERE to find out how you can support the Michigan Inland Lakes Partnership.