Class of 2015

2015 Michigan Lake and Stream Leaders Institute

This page is a source for materials used in the current Lake and Stream Leaders Insititute. 

*Note: PowerPoint presentations have been generously shared by our presenters. The files have been converted to PDF format and are available here in two versions: full-screen slides in full color and black and white “handout” versions with six slides per page for easy printing.


2015: Session 1 Materials

Tragedy of the Commons: Why We Need Lake and Stream Leaders


Engaging Public Participation in Natural Resource Management


Communication Skills for Lake and Stream Leaders


Dealing with Conflict Constructively


Watershed Management for Lake and Stream Protection


Wetlands: Ecology and Policy - Jeff Silagy, DEQ

Managing Aquatic Invasive Species: The Higgins Lake Boat Washes


2015: Session 2 Materials

Stream Ecology 


Fisheries Habitat, Ecology and Human Impacts 


Natural Shorelines on Michigan Lakes and Streams


Michigan Water Law  

  • Presentation: Bob Reichel, Michigan Office of the Attorney General


Understanding Lakes: Field Experience at Wintergreen Lake

 

Field Experience: Lakes and Streams