VLACD

LAKE ENHANCEMENT

VLACD has been awarded two grants from the DNR LARE program. The 1st grant for Eurasian Water Milfoil Treatment on Flint Lake is at a total of $15,200 at 80/20. The 20% is VLACD's share or $3,040 and DNR is $12,160.

The 2nd grant for Eurasian Water Milfoil Treatment on Long Lake is at a total of $4,000 at 50/50.

Fish Surveys

DNR has completed fish surveys for the following lakes:

Long Lake (2009)

Flint Lake (2010)

Flint Lake (2011)

JFNew

The Watershed Management Plan compiled and published by JFNew is now available for viewing.

CLICK HERE to view / print down...(PDF file - 6.7 meg)

VU

The Report on the Results of Water Quality Research Project in the Valparaiso Chain of Lakes Watershed conducted Summer 2008 by Dr. Jonathan Schoer is now available for viewing. CLICK HERE to view / print down....

The data collected during Summer 2008 for all lakes located within the Lakes Area Conservancy District is available for viewing in an Excel Spreadsheet. CLICK HERE to view / print down.

NIRPC

The Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission has complied a list of "SEVEN SIMPLE STEPS TO CLEAN WATER". CLICK HERE to find out how you can help keep our water lean.

The Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission has complied an inventory of RESTORATION PROJECTS in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties. A few of the areas sited are in or near the Lakes Area Conservancy District. For a complete list of NIRPC's project list, please visit their site at http://www.nirpc.org/environment/restoration.htm

Wildlife Forever

Wildlife Forever is leading the fight against invasive species. CLICK HERE to find out how you can help STOP AQUATIC HITCHHIKERS....

VLACD

VLACD will be working with various subdivisions within the conservancy district to help clean up the lakes.

CLICK HERE to find out how VLACD and you can help to insure success....

Vegetation Plan Update

The Valparaiso Lakes Porter County Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan Update 2014 is now available online.

CLICK HERE to view / download the report.

We will be adding additional information on our lakes in the near future, so please check back....

 

VLACD Board

Area Lakes

The Valparaiso Lakes Area Conservancy has several lakes within its boundaries that it works to protect and maintain.

CLICK HERE to determine the location and other information of each lake.

 
Beach Associations
There are eight (8) beach associations located throughout the Valparaiso Lakes Area Conservancy District. CLICK HERE for location and contact information.

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