Northern Michigan Members

Our Northern Michigan members are working to protect rivers, lakes, communities, and more.

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    AFFEW's mission is to provide visitors and residents with information regarding environmental issues having local importance by promoting public awareness, hosting balanced discussions, providing referrals to other organizations, and sponsoring activities which promote a healthier ecosystem.

  • Anglers of the Au SableAnglers of the Au Sable

    To preserve, protect and enhance the Au Sable River System for future generations of fly fishers.

  • Au Sable River Watershed Committee

    Preserve, protect and enhance the Au Sable River Watershed. The Committee will strive to accomplish this by providing a forum for Committee partners to communicate with each other and coordinate project activities. As advocates for the watershed, the Committee will provide assistance to partners' projects when needed and provide remedial actions when there are identified conservation needs not being addressed by any partner.

    The Committee was previously under the umbrella of Huron Pines and was called the Au Sable River Watershed Restoration Committee.

  • Citizens' Climate Lobby, Michigan

    Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a non-profit, nonpartisan, grassroots advocacy organization focused on national policies to address climate change.  Our consistently respectful, nonpartisan approach to climate education is designed to create a broad, sustainable foundation for climate action across all geographic regions and political inclinations. By building upon shared values rather than partisan divides, and empowering our supporters to work in keeping with the concerns of their local communities, we work towards the adoption of fair, effective, and sustainable climate change solutions.

  • Friends of Jordan River WatershedFriends of the Jordan River Watershed

    Conserve the natural resources and protect the environmental quality of the Jordan River and its watershed.

  • Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa IndiansGrand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians

    The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians, a Sovereign Nation, honor their ancestors and strive to empower the well being of their present and future members.

  • Great Lakes Council of Fly Fishers International

    We are the voice of fly fishing in Michigan, Indiana, NW Ohio and Southwestern Ontario. Fly Fishers International (FFI) and its Councils are the only organized advocates for fly fishers on the national and regional level. FFI is an organization founded in Eugene, Oregon in 1965 to give fly fishing a unified voice, to promote fly fishing as a method of angling, and to protect and expand fly fishing opportunities. FFI is now international in scope with active memberships throughout the world, hundreds of member clubs, and thousands of individual members.
  • Groundwork CenterGroundwork Center for Resilient Communities

    We work with people to build a thriving local farm and food economy; to make our towns and villages stronger, more walkable, bike-able, and transit-friendly; and to develop local, clean energy. We seek to achieve on-the-ground results in northwest Michigan and leverage them to support other communities and improvements to state policy. All of this is designed to strengthen the local economy, protect the environment, and build community.

  • Northern Michigan Environmental Action CouncilNorthern Michigan Environmental Action Council

    Protect the environment of Northern Michigan through citizen action and education.

  • Scenic MichiganScenic Michigan

    Preserve, protect and enhance Michigan's scenic resources.

  • Tip of the Mitt Watershed CouncilTip of the Mitt Watershed Council

    The Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council is the voice for Northern Michigan waters. We are dedicated to protecting our lakes, streams, wetlands, and groundwater through respected advocacy, innovative education, technically sound water quality monitoring, and thorough research. We achieve our mission by empowering others and believe in the capacity to make a positive difference. We work locally, regionally and through the Great Lakes Basin to achieve our goals.