Introduction to Lakes Online

January 22, 2019 - March 15, 2019


Contact: Erick Elgin

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Introduction to Lakes Online

Introduction to Lakes is a six-week online course specially designed for lake users, lakefront property owners, and lake managers interested in learning about inland lakes. From the comfort of home or office, participants have 24/7 access to six online units complete with closed captioned video lectures, interactive activities, additional resources, discussion forums, quizzes and live chat sessions with classmates and Michigan State University Extension experts. Through this convenient format, participants increase their knowledge and understanding of the following topics:

  • Lake ecology
  • Lakes and their watersheds
  • Shorelines
  • Michigan water law
  • Aquatic plant management
  • Community involvement in lake stewardship

2019 Introduction to Lakes Course Information

Start date: Jan. 22, 2019. The course will open to registrants on January 15 to allow time to get acquainted with the online classroom.  

Registration: Registration is now open! An Early Bird rate of $95 is available through December 12, and regular registration ($115) will be available through January 8.

Click Here to Register for Introduction to Lakes Online

For complete details on Introduction to Lakes visit our main website here.

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Erick Elgin

Erick Elgin
231-928-1053
elgineri@msu.edu

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