Representative: Ms. Kathy Luther

Portage, IN
Director of Environmental Management, Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission
Watershed: Calumet-Galien

Manage Environmental Programs for NIRPC including stormwater public education, air quality public education, watershed planning, and environmental mitigation programs.

Why Kathy Loves the Lake

I grew up in West Michigan, going to the lake was always a special family time. As I have traveled and grown professionally in my environmental career and I continue to learn to appreciate the Lake for its uniqueness and its importance both ecolocially an

Other Lake Projects Kathy is Involved With

Comprehensive regional planning for Northwest Indiana that will protect Lake Michigan, water quality, and ecological resources. Updating the Regional Watershed Framework. Supporting watershed planning efforts.

News Feed

Love Lake Michigan

The Lake Michigan Forum has launched a public awareness campaign called Love Lake Michigan.

Call for Abstracts and Poster Presentations

The 8th biennial State of Lake Michigan and 13th annual Great Lakes Beach Association Conference are now accepting abstracts for consideration.

Great Lakes lawmakers consider statewide bans on pavement sealants

Legislators in at least three Great Lakes states are proposing statewide bans of certain pavement sealants that have killed aquatic animals and are considered a possible health risk to humans.

Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review

The Office of the Great Lakes has released the 2012 Michigan Water Conservation and Efficiency Program Review, which assesses Michigan’s progress in meeting its obligations under the Great Lakes–St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact.

Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report

Army Corps releases Focus Area 2 Aquatic Pathways Summary Report, solicits public comment