Category Archives: Education and Outreach

Make Inspect, Remove, Drain, Never Move your 2017 intention, and some science behind that

Post by Jenny Seifert, AIS Outreach Specialist, UW-Extension As you recover from the holiday revelry and look ahead into the New Year, full of optimistic resolve to make your life better, we suggest you add a certain intention to your 2017 … Continue reading

Posted in Education and Outreach, Invasive Species | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Volunteers Ready for 2016 Landing Blitz

Author – Molly Sequin; UWEX Student Outreach Assistant Many boaters in Wisconsin wait all year for their favorite water holiday – the Fourth of July! Temperatures are warm and days are long, making for a great time on the water … Continue reading

Posted in Clean Boats, Clean Waters, Education and Outreach, Invasive Species, Lakes Partnership | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The 38th Annual Wisconsin Lakes Convention is Almost Here!

Dedicated lake lovers of Wisconsin: your week is almost here! The 38th annual Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention will be held on Wednesday, March 30 through Friday, April 1. It will take place at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center located at … Continue reading

Posted in Citizen Lake Monitoring, Education and Outreach, Lakes Partnership, Monitoring, Water Quality | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Draining boats and livewells can stop invasive species in their tracks.

You may know to inspect your boat for weeds before you leave the lake, but did you know some of Wisconsin’s worst aquatic invasive species (AIS) can spread through transported water? Invaders like zebra mussel larvae or spiny water fleas … Continue reading

Posted in Clean Boats, Clean Waters, Education and Outreach, Invasive Species, Lakes Partnership | Tagged | Leave a comment