Class of 2017

2019 Michigan Lake and Stream Leaders Institute

This page is a source for materials used in the 2019 Lake and Stream Leaders Institute. 

*Note: Handouts and presentations have been generously shared by our presenters. The files have been converted to PDF format.

2019: Session 1 Materials (will be added after Session 1)

Leading from Any Chair: Jordan Burroughs, MSU Extension


Tragedy of the Commons: Why We Need Lake and Stream Leaders - Julia Kirkwood, EGLE


Developing Your Leadership Skills: Begin with Self-Awareness - Jordan Burroughs, MSU Extension


Communicating Through Conflict - Lindsey Gardner, MSU Extension


Communication Skills for Lake and Stream Leaders: Telling Your Water Story - David Poulson, MSU

Watershed Management for Lake and Stream Protection - Julia Kirkwood, EGLE

Local Advocacy for Local Impact - Heather Smth, The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay


Wetlands: Ecology and Policy - Jeff Silagy, DEQ

  • Presentation: Water Law Concepts in Michigan. 
  • Presentation: DEQ Laws and Permit Process for Waters and Wetlands. 
  • Presentation: Wetlands Identification and Ecology. 

2019: Session 2 Materials (will be added after Session 2)

2019: Session 3 Materials (will be added after Session 3)

MSU Campus Stormwater Walking Tour - Ruth Kline-Robach, MSU


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