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Lake Worth Lagoon Mission Statement

To restore, conserve and manage the Lake Worth Lagoon ecosystem to a level of quality to obtain measurable and significant improvements to the Lagoon’s water and sediment quality; to provide habitat for native plants, fish and wildlife, and aesthetic, recreational and economic benefits for the residents and visitors of Palm Beach County; and to encourage, develop and promote a partnership of public and private interests to manage the Lagoon.
(Adopted by the Lake Worth Lagoon Steering Committee on May 21, 1997)

 

Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative

 

The Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative (LWLI) is an informal forum for the exchange of information about the Lagoon. Together, we increase our collective awareness of environmental enhancement and monitoring efforts and discuss opportunities and methodologies to restore and protect the Lagoon. We invite you to learn more at www.LWLI.org

 

Updates and News

 
 

General Information

 
 

Management Plan

 
 

Grant Program

 
 

Technical Resources

 
 

Miscellaneous

 
 

LWLI Grant Program
Request for Proposals

 

Click here for information.

 

Current Highlights and Upcoming Events

 
  • Frenchman's Forest Natural Area Closed
    The site will be closed beginning Wednesday, June 22nd while crews are out working. The natural area will reopen on the weekend for public use.
  • Lake Worth Lagoon Fishing Challenge, June 1st - 30th
    Interested in helping collect valuable fisheries information while getting a chance to win a prize? If so, you'll want to participate in this free fishing event. Visit the web page for details. [LINK]
  • Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative Grant Program
    Now accepting applications for FY 2017. Deadline to submit is August 15, 2016. [LINK]
  • Adventure Awaits - Bike and Hike, June 25th 8:00am
    Discover the trails of Loxahatchee Slough with ERM staff during this unique tour that incorporates cycling and hiking. For more details and to reserve your spot, visit the event page. [EVENT PAGE]
  • Environmental Times Newsletter
    Read the latest edition Spring 2016 for highlights on artificial reefs, climate change, LagoonFest and more. [LINK]
  • Lake Worth Lagoon E-News
    Read the latest edition May 2016 for highlights on the Lake Worth Lagoon Fishing Challenge, restoration projects, LagoonFest and more. [LINK]
  • Volunteer Accomplishments in 2015
    See what ERM's volunteers were up to in 2015. [PDF]
  • Mosquito Control Update - Zika Virus
    While ERM's Mosquito Control Division is hard at work taking proactive steps to reducing mosquito popluations learn how you can protect yourself and reduce your exposure to mosquitoe-borne diseases. [PDF]
  • Scavenger Hunts
    Are available at several natural areas for youngsters to complete to recieve their Natural Area Youth Explorer certificate. [PDF]
  • ERM's Status Reports
    Stay up to date on our projects with these monthly publications. [LINK]
 

Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative

 

Lake Worth Lagoon Initiative