Care For Torch

Torch Lake is awesome!

Clean, clear water

Caribbean blue colors

Spectacular sunsets

We know you want to enjoy the lake for many years (and generations) to come. So, we’ve put together a list of simple steps you can take to reduce the nutrients, sediments and toxins flowing into the lake and its streams.

Your choices will make a difference!

We’re here to help you care for Torch Lake and her Watershed.


What lawn care practices can you change to keep Torch Lake clean, clear and blue?

  1. Keep a No Mow Zone
  2. Kick the Fertilizer Habit
  3. Build Healthy Soil for a Green Lawn
  4. Care for Lawns
  5. Use Lake-Friendly Pesticides & Herbicides


 Learn more in TRUE BLUE Lawns …

Help the Torch Conservation Center to conserve land and care for water in our Torch Lake Watershed.


Visit the TRUE BLUE Gallery

Torch Conservation Center exterior

Closed until Memorial Day Weekend 2021
Look forward to seeing you then!

9046B Helena St.
Alden, Michigan 49612

Don't just wish that Torch Lake will stay blue.
Choose a water-friendly lifestyle - make a difference!