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Information on Newly Discovered Itch Worm

Education, News October 10, 2019

The newly discovered itch worm never described in the scientific world now takes shape. We reported on it previously in…

The 2019 Shoreline Survey Data Has Arrived

Education, News October 7, 2019

This drone image shows a linear “aquatic garden” just off Inspiration Point on Big Glen Lake. What will this same…

Conference Next Week on Gateway Communities

Education, News September 16, 2019

Have you heard of “Gateway Communities?” Glen Arbor and other nearby cities and villages are called Gateway Communities due to…

Swimmer’s Itch a Top Member Concern at Annual Meeting

Education, News August 19, 2019

Yes! Our lakes are special but did you know that when it comes to Swimmer’s Itch, Glen Lake is not…

GLA Partners: Spotlight on the Leelanau Conservancy, Celebrating 30 Years!

Education, News August 2, 2019

It has been said that, “if you want to go quickly, go alone – but if you want to go…

Annual Meeting Saturday, August 10

Education, News July 25, 2019

Bring a neighbor or friend to our annual meeting Saturday, August 10. The program will include the state of the lake…

GLA in Cooperative Lakes Monitoring Program (CLMP)

Education, News July 19, 2019

The Glen Lake Association is a member of the Cooperative Lakes Monitoring Program (CLMP) which is a volunteer inland lakes…

How to Avoid the Itch

Education, News July 8, 2019

If possible, swim only in deep water and avoid swimming in the shallows.  Swim in the later hours of the…

Waterfowl Surveys – One Key to Unlocking the Mystery

Education, News June 17, 2019

For the last 30 years, controlling Swimmer’s Itch used to be more simple – one duck, one snail, one parasite….