All residents and property owners within the boundaries of the Bear Lake watershed are
key stakeholders in the Bear Lake Watershed Alliance (BLWA). Additionally, local
business proprietors, outside government entities, downstream watersheds, and other
organizations and citizens have a stake in the success of Bear Lake Watershed
Alliance’s mission. Many stakeholders want to actively help us with our efforts. This
can be accomplished by becoming a BLWA member.
Membership in this watershed organization is open to all stakeholders who wish to
support the organization’s purpose. A membership can be done on a yearly basis. An
individual membership is $25 per year, or a household membership is $40 per year.
You also have the option to become a lifetime member. Lifetime membership dues are
a one-time $500.00 contribution. The $500 family membership is deposited into our
All membership dues and donations are 501(c)(3) tax deductible. The membership year is
from January 1 to December 31. Members are encouraged to attend regular meetings and are
qualified to vote at annual meetings.
The dues help fund BLWA operation including public education, website
expenses/upgrades, E.coli testing, water quality sampling, and grant matches.
Individual Membership $25.00 per year
Household Membership $40.00 per year
$500.00 one time payment
Bear Lake Watershed Alliance
P.O. Box 73
Bear Lake, MI 49614