Posts for Education

Swimmer’s Itch Prevention

Education, News July 6, 2021

Swimmer’s Itch? Prevention is the Key! People ask “why can’t the GLA eradicate swimmer’s itch on Glen Lake?”  Here are…

Discovery Boat is Back for 2021!

Education, News June 3, 2021

The pandemic may have put our popular onboard Discovery Boat Program on hold summer 2020, but we are back in…

Water Protection: Best Tools for the Job

Education, News May 18, 2021

Preserving and protecting our water resources takes multiple partners. One important partner in this watershed wide mission are our local…

Almost a Swan Song

Education, News May 3, 2021

Trumpeter Swan Photo by Rob Karner More than 100 years ago, European settlers brought the elegant Mute Swan to North…

Overlay District: Harmony on the Same Page

Education, News January 25, 2021

Being a conductor of an orchestra means you need to get all the musicians and their instruments to be in…

GLA Partners with NMC’s Freshwater Studies Class

Education, News January 11, 2021

A hands-on experience for incoming water science students proved to be a successful collaboration for GLA and Northwestern Michigan College…

Shared Celebrations: GLA and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Education, News December 21, 2020

  The year 2020 will be etched in history for many reasons. But despite the pandemic, chaotic politics and a…

Overlay District: Hard to be a Visionary

Education, News December 7, 2020

Gaining support for a plan for the future is not easy, especially when the need isn’t apparent. The Glen Lake/Crystal…

Today’s the Day!

Education, News November 30, 2020

Help us celebrate Giving Tuesday and protect, preserve and continue to improve our water resources in the beautiful Glen Lake/ Crystal River…

Overlay Districts: “Being the Best”

Education, News November 23, 2020

    Tamaracks dance in the rain on Brooks Lake. Photo by Rob Karner Striving to be the best is…