Merganser trapping completed for 2021

About the CLWA CLWA News Merganser trapping completed for 2021 CLWA’s merganser trapping team completed the removal of all broods from Crystal Lake by July 21st. The final count was 11 broods (three without the hens) and a total of 90 ducklings, 98 birds in all....

CLWA Annual Meeting held on July 24

About the CLWA CLWA News CLWA Annual Meeting held on July 24 CLWA members met on Saturday, July 24, at the Mills Community House in Benzonia and virtually via Zoom for the 2021 Annual Members Meeting. President Dave Wynne presented a comprehensive report on current...

CLWA completes treatment of invasive Eurasian Watermilfoil

About the CLWA CLWA News CLWA completes treatment of invasive Eurasian Watermilfoil The CLWA began its long-delayed treatment of EWM in Crystal Lake on June 29 under the terms of the authorization provided by the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and...

CLWA suspends Eurasian Watermilfoil treatment for 2020

About the CLWA CLWA News CLWA suspends Eurasian Watermilfoil treatment for 2020 On July 28 the CLWA executive committee made the difficult decision to cancel its plans to begin control of the invasive Eurasian watermilfoil in Crystal Lake this year. The CLWA had...

Merganser brood relocation completed for 2020 — WATCH VIDEO

About the CLWA CLWA News Merganser brood relocation completed for 2020 — WATCH VIDEO CLWA’s team has now finished trapping and relocating all the merganser broods that nested on Crystal Lake this summer. Over a month’s time, completing work on July 8, they...