Research

Concordia Lake Association Study – Concordia College studied lake association impacts and learned lake associations, taken collectively, are the largest and most active conservation group in the state. This is why MLR is working to unify lake associations into a unified force that will protect our lakes and rivers.

Local AIS Action Framework – plan put together by diverse partners at MLR 2018 Aquatic Invaders Summit

MLR 2016 Lake Home and Cabin Ownership Study – surprising demographics of MN’s lake community.

Strong Towns “Growth Ponzi Scheme” – on why leveraging property taxes on lakeshore is not a winning strategy for towns

Saving Minnesota’s Recreational Lands for Public Enjoyment” – How we can use the property tax code to protect and improve water quality.

Concordia Lake Association Study

Local AIS Action Framework

MLR 2016 Lake Home and Cabin Ownership Study

Strong Towns “Growth Ponzi Scheme”