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Muskegon River Watershed Assembly (MRWA)

Preserving, Protecting & Restoring

the Muskegon River

The State of the Muskegon River Watershed

March 16, 2023 at 6:30 PM. Learn more>

This is our Watershed Moment

Learn more about the next decade of MRWA’s freshwater restoration initiatives for Michigan’s rarest river... Read More >

What’s Coming Next?

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Who We Are

Project Highlight

Muskegon River Research

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Muskegon River Watershed Map
The Muskegon River Watershed covers 9 counties in west-central Michigan and feeds over 1200 lakes and ponds.

MRWA Newsletter

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Lake Champion

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2021 Muskegon River Trash Bash

Last year 26 teams with 106 participants donated a total of 318 hours and collected 188 bags of trash weighing approximately 1880 lbs. They covered approximately 644 acres of the river and adjacent property

Join us this year for another great event!


Mission: The Muskegon River Watershed Assembly is dedicated to the preservation, protection, restoration, and sustainable use of the Muskegon River, the land it drains, and the life it supports, through educational, scientific and conservation initiatives.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: MRWA is committed to diversity in Board composition, staff, volunteers, and audiences, including full participation in programs, policy formulation, and decision-making, creating an environment that respects diverse traditions, heritages, and experiences. We recognize the rights of all individuals to mutual respect, and welcome others without bias based on differences of any kind, and are committed to individual and organizational efforts to build respect, dignity, fairness, caring, and equity.

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