About Us

Who We Are

Our Mission

The Iowa Great Lakes Association is the only 501(c)(4) environmental association in Dickinson County that protects, preserves, and enhances the Iowa Great Lakes.

What Is IGLA

The Iowa Great Lakes Association supports clean water efforts and local environmental initiatives. These projects protect and preserve our natural resources while balancing the ecotourism of our Iowa Great Lakes. Our work enhances the quality of life for our entire region.

Latest Projects

How is IGLA Different?

As a 501(c)(4) environmental association with offices in Okoboji and Des Moines, the Iowa Great Lakes Association advertises, lobbies, and takes legal action to effectively work with local and state governments to impact real change to support our causes.

Why Become A Member

Your support helps us protect the Iowa Great Lakes against present and future threats.