Water Quality

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Why Monitor Water Quality?
The beautiful lakes and streams of the Gull Lake watershed are our area’s most valuable resource. They support swimming, boating, fishing, and other recreational activities for residents throughout the region.  They …

Government Affairs

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The Gull Lake Watershed falls under the jurisdiction of four townships—Richland, Ross, Barry, and Prairieville. GLQO is committed to facilitating cooperation and coordination among the townships and stakeholders in order to protect the quality of …

Our Mission

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The mission of the Gull Lake Quality Organization;
To address concerns and provide education regarding the use of natural resources of the Gull Lake Watershed.

Watersheds 101

 

 

Just what is a watershed?

Bodies of water are fed by groundwater and rainwater from the surrounding area. That area is known as a watershed.

The Gull Lake Watershed spans two counties and four townships. Needless to say, what happens anywhere within this area can and does impact Gull Lake and the other lakes, streams and marsh areas.

This map is based on work done by Dr. David P. Lusch of the Michigan State University Center for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Science back in 2000.

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