Jim Fenner - President
Pete White - Vice President
Mike Bucholtz - Secretary
George Freeman - Treasurer
Dedicated to maintaining sportfishing on Lake Michigan, while preserving and protecting our natural resources
Ludington Area Charterboat Association (LACA), represents more than 60 independent Fishing Charter businesses more than 45 associate fishermen and more than 50 area supporting businesses.
LACA is best known for it's Net Pen Project, raising and releasing over 120,000 chinooks annually into the Sable River, a tributary of Lake Michigan .
For membership information contact Jim Fenner @ 1-231-843-3586 (summer)1-248-689-3487 (winter) or
George Freeman 1-231-845-1779
All meetings are open to the public.
•Regular Members (Coast Guard Licensed Captains): $60.00 per year•Associate Members (interested persons without a Coast Guard License): $30.00 per year
•Sustaining Members: (businesses and benefactors): $100 per year
Activities / Projects: Annual Schedule of Activities: Please call 800- 927- 3470 for info
Publishes Newsletter Quarterly
Special Olympics, Cannister Donation Program
Sauble River Net Pen Project, May - June Annually
Media - Sponsor Day to promote Ludington & sport fishing
MSU - Natural Reproduction Assessment Project (Piloted)
MSU - Early Life Survival Project ( Piloted)
MSU - Fish Contaminant Study -funded