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Outdoor Photo Tips

Summertime brings lazy days at the lakes, wildflowers, sunny days and barbeques. With these, comes photo opportunity after photo opportunity. The current issue of Lake Tides, the monthly publication from the UWEX Lakes has an article that gives tips on how to take a great outdoor photo as well as talks to local photographers about what they to do to get that great shot.
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Ranking Wisconsin Lakes

One reader just asked, “I heard that the DNR has ranked Wisc. lakes as to which is the best ones. do you know of a rating system that they use or any articles that name such lakes?” Over the past … Continue reading

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July has flown by!

One hot 90+ degree day this month, my husband and I took our two-year old to Sandy Beach on Rock Lake (Lake Mills). My son loved the water The lake was beautiful. Just a lone floating fragment of milfoil spotted. … Continue reading

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July is Lakes Appreciation Month!

The North American Lake Management Society (NALMS)  is sponsoring Lakes Appreciation Month! For the entire month, NALMS is asking you to take a moment or two to appreciate and celebrate the lake(s) in your life. Visit their website (http://www.nalms.org/home/programs/lake-appreciation-month/lake-appreciation-month-home.cmsx) for … Continue reading

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