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37th Annual Symposium of the North American Lake Management Society REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

Written on May 17, 2017 at 10:02 am, by

After 26 years, Colorado welcomes NALMS back to the headwaters state. Colorado is home to thousands of both natural alpine lakes and reservoirs. We are proud of our mountains and appreciate the importance of our lakes and reservoirs. In Colorado, water is used for fishing, drinking, farming, rafting, camping, mining, ranching, boating, brewing, and much  Continue Reading »

In Memoriam – Chip Welling

Written on May 4, 2017 at 4:23 pm, by

In Memoriam – Chip Welling On April 28, 2017, we lost a champion of science-based invasive species management, and many of us also lost a cherished friend and colleague.  Charles “Chip” H. Welling passed away on that day, after a ten month battle with cancer.  For 24 years, Chip worked for Minnesota Department of Natural  Continue Reading »

2017 MAPMS Conference Agenda

Written on February 16, 2017 at 6:33 pm, by

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APMS Announces $60,000 Starry Stonewort Research Grant

Written on January 9, 2017 at 8:39 pm, by

2017 APMS Starry Stonewort Grant THE AQUATIC PLANT MANAGEMENT SOCIETY, Inc. Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants 7922 NW 71st Street Gainesville, FL 32653 www.apms.org ANNOUNCEMENT: APMS GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH GRANT 2017 A graduate student research grant on the biology, ecology, and management of starry stonewort (Nitellopsis obtusa) is being offered by the Aquatic Plant Management  Continue Reading »

Michigan Chapter North American Lake Management Society and ML&SA Team Up to Offer Lake Research Focused Grants

Written on December 15, 2016 at 12:27 pm, by

By Scott BrownDecember 13, 2016No Comments By Lois Wolfson President, Michigan Chapter North American Lake Management Society The Michigan Chapter of the North American Lake Management Society (McNALMS) and Michigan Lake and Stream Associations are again sponsoring the Lake Research Student Grants Program.  The purpose of the program is to promote University student efforts to  Continue Reading »

Executive Order — Safeguarding the Nation from the Impacts of Invasive Species

Written on December 8, 2016 at 8:02 am, by

For Immediate Release: Executive Order 13112 Amendments — Safeguarding the Nation from the Impacts of Invasive Species   https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/12/05/executive-order-safeguarding-nation-impacts-invasive-species

2017 MAPMS Conference Registration is NOW OPEN

Written on November 7, 2016 at 11:45 am, by

Please go to the 2017 Conference page for hotel reservations, registration forms for exhibitors and attendees and don’t forget to download the  app for a totally new digitally connected conference experience!

Science brings success in fight against Minnesota aquatic invaders

Written on October 7, 2016 at 10:24 pm, by

READ FULL ARTICLE HERE Environment Dan Gunderson · Lake Sallie, Minn. · Oct 3, 2016

Invasive species alert: European frogbit detected in West Michigan lakes

Written on September 23, 2016 at 4:28 pm, by

MI DNR Article Here Invasive species alert: European frogbit detected in West Michigan lakes Contact: Joanne Foreman, 517-284-5814 or Sarah LeSage, 517-243-4735 Agency: Natural Resources Sept. 19, 2016 The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the presence of European frogbit, a prohibited aquatic invasive plant, in Reeds and Fisk lakes in the city of  Continue Reading »

DNR Offers Free Exotic Aquatic Plant Watch Training

Written on August 4, 2016 at 8:20 pm, by

http://www.wbkb11.com/news/local/10070-dnr-offers-free-exotic-aquatic-plant-watch-training The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is searching for residents who want to learn about exotic aquatic invasive plants, and to maybe even become a volunteer to help preserve our lakes. Aquatic invasive plants have their own summer travel plans and are finding their way into lakes across Michigan. According to the DNR, once  Continue Reading »