We are dedicated to helping all land users wisely manage the natural resources of Allegan County. We strive to achieve this in an economically feasible way through working partnerships to sustain the natural resources for future generations.

Our Board of Directors meetings are held on the third Monday of every month at 5 pm. Allegan County residents are welcomed and encouraged to attend.

Forestry Program

The Forestry Program made available through the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, has two components: The Forestry Assistance Program and the Qualified Forestry Program. Take a look at the program pages or our Forester Ben Savoie to learn more.


MAEAP Verification

This Proactive voluntary program is an important part of agricultural conservation work in Michigan. If you are a producer of any size or any commodity interested in turning heads of consumers, consider looking at MAEAP certification.


Rabbit River Watershed Pay-For-Performance Program

Through the Great Lake Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grant, we will help farmers implement conservation practices on up to 4,500 acres of land in the Rabbit River Watershed for the purpose of reducing agricultural pollutants flowing into the watershed.