Our Mission

To protect and enhance Lake Monroe and its watershed through science, advocacy, and public involvement: working collaboratively with citizens, government, and business to improve and support lake water quality.

Our Vision

Friends of Lake Monroe envisions a regional community that appreciates, sustains, and enjoys the lake, including its larger surrounding ecosystems, to insure drinkable, swimmable, and fishable waters.

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Updates and News

Talking About Soil and Water Conservation 

Our voluntary Conservation Cost-Share Program for implementing soil and water conservation practices is now available to landowners in the Lake Monroe watershed, which spans portions of Monroe, Brown, and Jackson […]

Mark It with an “X”

Remnants of breakaway private and public dock floats dot the shores and banks of Lake Monroe.  These unclaimed plastic orphans constitute both an eyesore and a hazard to our lake.  […]

Friends of Lake Monroe Public Meeting Report

Friends of Lake Monroe Public Meeting Report Thanks to everyone who was able to join our public meeting on April 27th at the Monroe County Public Library! Dr. Eric Barefoot […]

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