Shoreline Development

The Michigan Natural Shoreline Partnership is a collaboration of agencies and professionals that promotes natural shoreline landscaping to protect Michigan’s inland lakes.  The group works closely with MILP toward this shared goal, and their website is just a click away - visit now!

Restoring the Shore on Michigan Inland Lakes. Michigan State University Extension, KBSShoreline Management Demonstration and Information.  This site provides information about alternative shoreline management methods.

Sensitive Shoreline Development. Montcalm County Community and Information Center.

Coastal Dunes. Michigan Department of Natural Resources. This link provides information about Michigan’s coastal dunes, including native plants and animals.

Shoreland Management Program. Michigan Department of Environmental Protection.  This link contains valuable information about shoreland management, including laws and rules.