Community Priority Projects
The following project abstracts have been identified as priorities in local watersheds and brought to WMGLSI as potential projects for teachers and their students to address. They are based on the needs of watershed groups and other community agencies within West Michigan.
Adopt-A-Stream - Muskegon County
Adopt-A-Stream - Newaygo County
Creating Wildlife Habitat
E. Coli Monitoring
High Nutrient Concentration - Outreach & Education
Invasive Species (Terrestrial)
Invasive Species (Aquatic)
Rain Barrel Campaign
Newaygo County Rain Garden
Reforestation - Muskegon
Reforestation - Newaygo
Shoreline Restoration - Muskegon
Shoreline Restoration - Newaygo
Survey of Mollusk Community in Duck Lake
Water Quality Monitoring
Waterway Trash Clean-up and Education Program
Various Newaygo, Oceana, and Lake County Projects
Watershed Priority Projects
Local organizations have identified priority watershed issues that affect the health of the watershed and those that live within the watershed.
The following are the main watersheds in Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, and Northern Ottawa counties.
Muskegon River Watershed