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A Recently Identified Threat 

Starry Stonewort has been found in Upper Straits Lake -- and if left to proliferate, it will "dominate the lake at some future time" according to USCLA's Aquatic Consultant, Dr. Doug Pullman.

Please take a few moments and review a very informative powerpoint presentation prepared by MSU for the Clean Boats Clean Water Initiative.  It's jam packed with information vital to Upper Straits Lake users.   <click on the Starry Stonewort slide>

New Fertilizer Law

Highlights of the highlights:



  1. Must not contain phosphorous

  2. 15% of the Nitrogen must be in slow release form

  3. Never apply fertilizer within 35 feet of wetland or body of water  

The green link here has more info. 

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ALL BOATERS!  Please observe the COUNTERCLOCKWISE traffic pattern on Upper Straits Lake

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