Member: Mr. Michael Hahn

Waukesha, WI
Chief Environmental Engineer, Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission
Watershed: Great Lakes Basin: Kinncikinnic, Menomonee, Milwaukee, Pike, and Root River watersheds and the Oak Creek, Sauk Creek, and Sucker Brook watersheds. Mississippi River Basin: Des Plaines, Illinois Fox , and Rock River watersheds.

Prepare studies and plans related to water quality management, lake and stream management, and stormwater and floodplain management. Also interested in watershed modeling, including the simulation of potential climate change effects at a regional scale.

Why Michael Loves the Lake

Its vastness and its role as a unifying feature for multiple civil jurisdictions working to preserve its resources.

Other Lake Projects Michael is Involved With

A recent update to the regional water quality management plan for the greater Milwaukee watersheds tributary to the Lake, the Milwaukee Harbor estuary, and the nearshore Lake Michigan area.

News Feed

Lake Michigan Forum & Watershed Academy Meeting - October 28, 2015

This meeting will be an opportunity to learn about the activities of these groups and future plans for public engagement and outreach in the Lake Michigan basin. Join this conversation as a participant and find out how you can plug in from your community.

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.