Upcoming Events:

Jazz in August


Leech Lake Area Watershed Foundation
“Jazz in August”
at Blue Water Lodge:
Our Annual 2016 Fund-raising GALA


You’re invited for an evening of good food, good music, good company, and fabulous silent and live auction items!

*Delictible food catered by Dawn at Lucky Moose
(Walleye, wild rice, salads, Chocolate tortes….)

*Live jazz music: Sam Miltich & The Clearwater Hot Club  
(We have a dance floor this year!)

*Silent and Live Auction items
(To tempt you to bid on those “MUST HAVES!”)

Join us on the banks of beautiful Leech Lake!
Date: August 25th 2016
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost: $40 per person
Cash bar  (Craft beer, wines, and spirits)
Location: The Bluewater Lodge on Leech Lake,
7051 Wintergreen TRL NW Walker MN

Call to reserve your tickets or click here to print out a registration form. Limited space!
(We have to make room for that dance floor!)

Contact Person: Lindsey Ketchel –  218-675-5773
Executive Director Leech Lake Watershed Foundation


Brainerd Dispatch article "Crow Wing County Woods Bay Project Presentation, April 26, 2016

Lakeland Public Television Feature


Leech Lake Watershed Designated One of 10 Nationally Recognized “Waters to Watch”

The National Fish Habitat Partnership has designated the Leech Lake watershed as one of 10 nationally recognized  “Waters to Watch” for 2013.  These are watersheds across the country that will likely benefit from conservation efforts to protect, restore or enhance their current condition. Read More....

The Tullibee In Peril

An article published February 23, 2014 in the St. Paul Pioneer Press discusses the importance of protecting tullibee and cites the work of the Leech Lake Area Watershed as an importance player in helping the DNR meet their protection goals. Read More...


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