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NALMS Notes July / August 2017

The new issue of NALMS Notes is out! In this issue: Lakes Appreciation Month Wrap-Up News From Our Affiliates President’s Message NALMS News Latest Articles from LRM News From Region 2 News From Region 5 Conferences & Events NALMS 2017: Finding Balance HABs, Beach Closures and/or Health Advisories, July 2017 Lake News & Information Lake Photo of the Month

Conference Planning & Management Services – Request for Proposals

The North American Lake Management Society (NALMS) is seeking a Service Provider or Individual to provide conference planning and management services, from conception through to completion, for its annual member symposium. Planner responsibilities include providing outstanding customer service and organizing a memorable event that meets the expectations of our membership and Board of Directors. NALMS prefers to conduct meetings at locations that promote attendance and in the most cost-effective and environmentally sustainable manner; all aspects of lodging and conference services should strive to achieve these objectives. Interested in ...

NALMS Notes May / June 2017

The new issue of NALMS Notes is out! In this issue: July is Lakes Appreciation Month! News From Our Affiliates President’s Message NALMS Seeks Editor for LakeLine New From Region 1 International Rainy-Lake of the Wood Watershed Forum Membership in Motion Conferences & Events Call for Board of Directors Nominations Call for Achievement Awards Nominations Lake News & Information NLA Training in Region 6 NALMS 2017: Finding Balance News From Our Student Director Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership

NALMS 2016 Election Results

The annual election for officers and directors is an important way for NALMS members to provide input in the management of the Society. Our officers and directors are all volunteers who serve without pay. Thank you to all the candidates for their dedication to NALMS and thank you to all NALMS members who participated in this year’s election!   President-elect – Frank Browne Dr. Frank Browne, P.E. received his doctorate degree from the University of Florida. He is president of F.X. Browne, Inc., an environmental consulting firm specializing in lake and watershed management. Frank was a member of the 11- person committee that founded ...

Submit Your Photo for the 2016 Photo Contest!

Only electronic submissions will be accepted. You must be a NALMS member to submit an entry. Photos should be of sufficient resolution to print from (approximately 300 dpi at 8.5” x 11”). Maximum of one submission per person. Entries must be received by October 15, 2016. Send your entry to: Bill Jones, Editor, LakeLine (joneswi@indiana.edu)

NALMS Welcomes New Director of Marketing and Membership

Hi everyone! My name is Alyssa Schulte and I am thrilled to be joining the NALMS staff, starting September 6, as the Director of Marketing & Membership. I graduated with a BS in Professional Communication from the University of Wisconsin-Stout in 2011 and have been employed with the La Crosse County University of Wisconsin-Extension office for the last two years. I am excited to move to Madison, begin my NALMS career, and learn more about lake management and conservation. I look forward to meeting and working with all of you! You can reach me through the contact page.

Nominations for 2016 Election

Nominations for 2016 Election are being accepted at this time! NALMS is seeking candidates that will add diversity and breadth to the Board and its committees. You could become a nominee for a position on the NALMS Board of Directors, to take a more active role in steering the direction of activities that relate to these precious resources. Experience or training in lake management is not required for a board position, and we encourage candidates with expertise in nonprofit management, leadership development, marketing, fundraising, legal issues and membership growth and development to consider running for a Board position. Nominations are ...