Muskegon River Watershed: Muskegon River Watershed

A Field Guide to Aquatic Exotic Plants and Animals
(Great Lakes Sea Grant Network) - pictures and descriptions of aquatic exotic plants and animals.

Brooks Township Land Use Vision
recommendation of ways the health of lakes, rivers, streams, wetlands, forests and prairies can be improved.

Houghton Lake Improvement Board Newsletter – Spring 2004
describes five-year management plan for Houghton Lake's aquatic plant control.

Houghton Lake Management Feasibility Study
HLIB - produced in response to concerns about problems resulting from the proliferation of Eurasian watermilfoil.

Houghton Lake MI – Restoring the Aquatic Vegetation – Smith, Mongin, Helman
article from Lifeline about the Houghton Lake project of controlling Eurasian watermilfoil.

Hydroaccoustic Assessment of Pre- and Post-treatment Vegetation – Houghton Lake
USACE - comparison of hydroaccoustic changes in submersed vegetation.

Integrated Pest Management for Nuisance Exotics in Michigan Inland Lakes
(MSUE) - manual for prevention and control of exotic species.

Management of Eurasian Watermilfoil in Houghton Lake MI
article - SePRO Corp. USACE & Progressive AE.

Mute Swan
(ODNR) - history and description of the Mute Swan.

Nonindigenous Aquatic Species: Red-eared Slider
pictures and description of the red-eared slider and its native range and nonindigenous range which includes Muskegon County.

Purple Loosestrife in Michigan
the arrival, distribution, botanical information, habitat and growth strategy, ecological effects and control measures concerning purple loosestrife.

Whole-lake Applications of Sonar for Selective Control of Eurasian Watermilfoil
(USACE) eight lakes in southern Michigan were selected for this study