Posts for Education

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…

Overlay Districts Aim to Protect Property Value

Education, News, Uncategorized November 9, 2020

Hatlem Creek in Fall Photo courtesy of Ranae Ihme   In the spirit of preserving property rights and property values…

GLA Weighs In On Mining Operations Statute Changes

Education, News October 19, 2020

A proposed change to an existing state statute regulating the operation of sand and gravel mining operations is being unanimously…

2019 Shoreline Survey Reveals 180 Cases of “Beach Sanding” on Glen Lake

Education, News October 1, 2020

Beach sanding is a term which describes a shoreline practice that creates an artificial “sandy beach” in a place where…