2016 Underwater Photographer of the Year Winners

Some amazing photographs here of underwater scenes, including this one of the trout and duck, which reminded me of our wonderful LLLA logo. British Waters Compact WINNER: ‘Hello Ducky!’ by Paul Colley (UK) Whilst trying to photograph trout during a year-long river project with a home-made pole-cam, a raft of Mallard... Read more

Lord it is time …

California Dreamin’ (Mamas & Papas) Urge for Going (Joni Mitchell) Les Feuilles Mortes (Edith Piaf) Autumn Leaves (Miles Davis) Danny Boy (Bing) Danny Boy (Elvis) Moondance (Van Morrison) Autumn Serenade (Coltrane & Hartman) Stardust (Coltrane) Stardust (Bing) You Ain’t Going Nowhere (Dylan) Leaves that are Green (Simon & Garfunkle) Harvest Moon (Neil Young) Boys of Summer... Read more

Introducing Mark Smith

Greetings, all.  Like yourselves, I have been enjoying this streak of real summer weather, getting up to heat in the morning, and days filled with sun and surf.  If any of you are complaining, please cast your minds back to last winter, when we were dreaming of these days.  My... Read more

Leelanau County Website Update

from HUGH FARBER The Leelanau County web site has just been updated and there are a variety of water/shoreline subject/info that may be of interest. Just poke around with the web site’s menu on the right side of the screen– fun stuff and useful for our LLLA board and members. There... Read more

Safe and Clean Shoreline?

From: charles kaufmann <ctkaufmann.do@gmail.com> Subject: Safe and Clean Shoreline Date: 13 May, 2014 at 22:54:16 EDT Foot Injuries at the Lake What should I do if I cut myself at the lake? Will I need a tetanus shot? Foot wounds should raise concerns. The source of the injury may be contaminated, so a... Read more

Elvers’ Fave Fall Tunes

California Dreamin’ (Mamas & Papas) Urge for Going (Joni Mitchell) Les Feuilles Mortes (Edith Piaf) Autumn Leaves (Miles Davis) Danny Boy (Bing) Danny Boy (Elvis) Moondance (Van Morrison) Autumn Serenade (Coltrane & Hartman) Stardust (Coltrane) Stardust (Bing) You Ain’t Going Nowhere (Dylan) Leaves that are Green (Simon & Garfunkle) Harvest Moon (Neil Young) Boys of Summer... Read more

Local Ordinance Resource

Hugh Farber There is a new, developing web site considered a resource for local officials and jurisdictions, e.g., townships, that will offer scientific, legal and regulatory references as well as model lake and stream friendly ordinances to help officials interested in maintaining and improving the quality of the water resource... Read more