Category Archives: Lakes Partnership

Lake of the Month: Big Green Lake in Green Lake County

This month’s Lake of the Month, Big Green Lake (also known as Green Lake), is in the spotlight not only for its vast size and depth, but also for its tremendous success in forming partnerships to undertake large-scale watershed protection … Continue reading

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2013 Lakes Convention Recap

Hundreds of brave lake lovers trekked to Green Bay in early April to share their successes and learn from one another at the 35th annual Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention. This year’s event featured a couple of new tweaks meant to … Continue reading

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Decontamination Team: Working to prevent the spread of Invasives.

Here in Wisconsin, we have a well-established set of effective prevention steps to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS): 1.) Inspect boats, trailers, and equipment; 2.) Remove all attached aquatic plants and animals; 3.) Drain all water from … Continue reading

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2012 Aquatic Invasives Landing Blitz Breaks Record

It certainly was hot at boat launches, with July coming in as the warmest month on record for the lower 48 States.  The extreme heat contributed to drought, fish kills and pavements buckling, as well as breaking numerous local temperature … Continue reading

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