President’s Letter

from Rick Thompson Winter around Lake Leelanau has been pristine, interesting and entertaining. We have enjoyed observing a variety of wildlife including coyote, fox, deer, eagles, rabbits, and squirrels by the dozens, all foraging for food to sustain them through the winter. We have also enjoy hiking and numerous outings... Read more

Watershed Protection Plan

Read (pdf) Final Draft Approved 9-14-2010 TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER 1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY……………….1 CHAPTER 2 INTRODUCTION………………………….8 CHAPTER 3 DESCRIPTION OF THE LAKE LEELANAU WATERSHED…………….10 3.1 LOCATION AND SIZE ………………………………..11 3.2 WATER BODIES…………………………………………11 3.3 JURISDICTIONS………………………………………..14 3.4 POPULATION…………………………………………….16 3.5 LAND USE/LAND COVER …………………………17 3.6 GEOLOGY AND SOILS………………………………20 3.7 HYDROLOGY AND GROUNDWATER RECHARGE... Read more