Lake Management Policy

NALMS Position Statements

The NALMS Board approved drafting position statements in 2002. These statements outline topics for NALMS members and the general public to consider. The NALMS Policy Committee reviews all statements before sending them to the Board for approval. NALMS adds each statement to our website here as well as an issue of LakeLine magazine. You may read the position statements using the links below.

NALMS Letters of Support

  • March 5, 2015
  • NALMS letter supporting the "Invasive Aquatic Species Inspection and Decontamination Act of 2015" in the Maryland General Assembly
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  • May 25, 2012
    NALMS letter detailing concern over the closure of the Experimental Lakes Area
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