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Thank You Boathouse!

Big thanks to the Boathouse Restaurant for hosting our 5th annual Michigan Wild Game Wine Dinner on Saturday, February 3 ... More

Maple River Environmental Assessment Now Available

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in partnership with Conservation Resource Alliance announce the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the following Maple River Restoration Projects: Lake Kathleen Dam Removal, Maple River- Woodland Road Crossing and East Branch Maple River- Private Two-Track Crossing ... More

Farewell Boardman Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers removed Boardman Dam marking the largest and most challenging phase of The Boardman: A River Reborn. Big thanks to the tremendous community of support for this landmark project ... More

In 1968, CRA was established with one goal - to preserve and protect northern Michigan’s waterways, wildlife, and forests for future generations.

CRA is a private, not-for-profit
501(c)(3) organization.

We restore and protect over 700 miles of rivers, 5,000 miles of tributaries & diverse forests throughout 4 million acres in Northwest Lower Michigan.

Where Are Your HomeWaters?

CRA wants to know more about which rivers you call your HomeWaters. We love to send the latest news to the people who care most. Let us know which rivers you’re most interested in ... More

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All of us that live, play, work, or visit this beautiful corner of Michigan share a responsibility to care for our rivers, land, and wildlife. The simplest act to accomplish this is to support the good organizations that protect our natural resources. 


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Our partners and supporters, like you, are what really make a difference. Your support of our organization and projects are what make the biggest impact. We appreciate your investment. Together, we do great work. Thank you. 

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Conservation Resource Alliance

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10850 Traverse Highway, Suite 1180
Traverse City, MI 49684