Beebe Lake Improvement Assoc. (BLIA)

Board Members

  • President: Eric Larson
  • Vice President: Rich Fellers
  • Treasurer: Erik North
  • Recorder: Lisa Van Tassel

Lake Management Plan Priorities

  • Improve water quality
  • Manage the lake’s current Aquatic Invasive Species (milfoil and curly-leaf pondweed) and prevent the spread of other invasives.
  • Manage lake’s water level (floodgate)
  • Manage shoreline erosion in critical areas (County Park bluffs / island)

Memberships

  • Minnesota Waters
  • Wright County Coalition of Lake Associations (WCCOLA)
  • Minnesotans for Healthy Lakes
  • National Association of Town Watch

Lake Improvement Partners

  • Wright Soil & Water Conservation District
  • City of St. Michael
  • DNR/MN Pollution Control Agency
  • Freshwater Scientific Services
  • Aquatic Solutions

Community Involvement

  • Wright County Coalition of Lake Associations (WCCOLA)
  • Annual National Night Out Neighborhood celebration (collect food for Hanover Food Shelf)
  • Attend/support/donate to local fundraisers
  • Contributed $500 to the City of St. Michael’s “Building it Together” fundraising effort to help furnish the new City Center building.
  • Working to establish an educational partnership with local high school biology students.
  • Participate in Wright County Adopt-a-Highway program (2-mile stretch of Cty Rd. 34 by Beebe Lake County Park)

BLIA was incorporated on January 20, 1976