Rabbit River Watershed Steering Committee January Report

We’ve turned a corner into a new year in the world and in the Rabbit River Watershed Steering Committee. We met for a quarterly project meeting on Friday, January 11th, 2013. The Meeting was held in Dorr Township and included discussion on current Best Management Practices (BMPs), current education endeavors, and future work plans. Best […]

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New MAEAP Technician Arrives

Mike Ludlam started with the Allegan Conservation District in October of 2012, as the Allegan County MAEAP Technician. The Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is an innovative, proactive and voluntary program that helps farms of all sizes and all commodities voluntarily prevent or minimize agricultural pollution risks. Mike graduated from Michigan State University with […]

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Rabbit River Watershed October Steering Comittee Meeting

This Quarter in the Rabbit River Watershed Project, focus is on identifying and moving forward with planning on replacement of road-stream crossings that are contributing to nonpoint source pollution in the watershed. Several crossings were identified as possible projects both by the Allegan Road Commission and the Allegan Conservation District. Issues with the crossings include: […]

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