ESLA Standing Committees

While ESLA board of directors members chair the organization’s committees, ESLA members who have an interest in or special skills that could help achieve our water protection and riparian support mission are welcome to join committees. If interested, send an email to

Environmental Protection
Researches issues and proposes ESLA positions and water quality programs.

Reviews and provides guidance for the organization’s financial matters.

Manages ESLA newsletter, website, email blasts, handbooks, etc.

Manages and promotes ESLA’s membership for renewals and new members. Works with officers and communications team on Shore Thing and Annual Meeting speakers and program.

Government Relations
Advocates for water protection and riparian interests with township, county, state and federal governments and agencies.

Recreation & Safety
Works to maintain or upgrade buoys system promoting safe navigation from Lake Skegemog into Torch River. Develops and supports programs for boating safety programs, especially for youth.

Maintains oversight of all committees. Comprised of ESLA’s officers, key committee chairs.

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