9th Biennial State of Lake Michigan/15th Annual Great Lakes Beach Association Joint Conference
Date: October 28, 2015 - October 30, 2015
Location: Grand Traverse Resort and Spa,100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd., Acme, MI 49610
Contact: www.michigan.gov/deqworkshops, click on workshops
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) invites you to the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa near Traverse City, Michigan, for the 9th Biennial State of Lake Michigan/15th Annual Great Lakes Beach Association Joint Conference. Attendees will hear from top experts in their fields about the current status and science behind Lake Michigan and beach restoration and management.
Optional activities will include field trips, adjunct meetings, training sessions, and evening receptions. This year’s conference will also showcase The Freshwater Summit, an annual gathering held in Traverse City of environmental professionals, scientists, engaged citizens, and government agencies to explore local and regional water issues from a Great Lakes regional perspective.
This joint conference will draw together more than 350 resource managers, scientists, elected officials, planners, students, and interested citizens from around Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes. Please join us to strengthen the network of individuals and organizations working to improve, proteelebrct, and cate these important resources. Michigan State University Extension, Michigan Sea Grant and MSU faculty members will be participating in the conferences. Read more.