Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy

Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy


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wla-wltc@walloon.org
(231) 347-0100


P.O. Box 621
Petoskey, MI 49770

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The Mission of the Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy is to preserve and protect the Walloon Lake Watershed, thus enhancing the quality of the Lake, for the benefit of current and future generations.

As of August 2016, 2,000 acres in the Walloon Lake watershed are protected by the Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy.

The Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy preserves and protects the quality of Walloon Lake and its watershed with the following activities:

Land Preservation

Research and evaluate potential lands to protect:

  • Wetlands
  • Scenic vistas
  • Ecologically significant habitats
  • Shorelines

Acquire qualified real property interests
Protect private lands with Conservation Easements

Land Stewardship

Develop and implement Preserve Management Plans
Monitor Preserves and Conservation Easements
Organize stewardship volunteers for workdays

Endowment Fund

Manage our investment portfolio

  • Corpus value preservation
  • Long term growth
  • Interest income

Guardian Fund Campaign

Seek charitable contributions to support our activities
Educate our members on planned giving
Fund environmental programs to serve our mission

The Walloon Lake Trust and Conservancy is funded by your tax deductible contributions to the Guardian Fund Campaign and the Walloon Lake Association is funded by your membership dues. Both organizations rely on your support to keep Walloon Lake a beautiful jewel for generations to come. Please feel free to contact us on how you can help support our missions. Thank you!