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NR 40 New Species Consideration – Submit Your Recommendations Now!

The Wisconsin Invasive Species Council is currently taking recommendations for species to be considered for potential regulation under Wisconsin’s invasive species rule, ch. NR 40.  Chapter NR 40 first went into effect in 2009, and was last revised in 2015.  More … Continue reading

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Comments sought on DNR strategic analysis of aquatic plant management in the state

Contacts:  Carroll Schaal, lakes and rivers section chief, 608-261-6423 or James Pardee, environmental analyst, 608-316-0999 MADISON—The Department of Natural Resources invites the public to comment on its draft Strategic Analysis of Aquatic Plant Management (APM) in Wisconsin. The report, which … Continue reading

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Hybrid Milfoil: Coming to a Lake Near You?

Post by Sara Fox, Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Extension. This post was originally featured on the UW-Sea Grant Blog.  This summer, while water skiing in Waukesha County, Wisconsin, I recall taking a massive wipeout. I remember expecting … Continue reading

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Lakes and Rivers Grant Story Map

Ever wonder where DNR grants go? Wonder no longer! Ben Kort (GIS Specialist) and Ali Mikulyuk (Statewide Rivers, Lakes Grant Coordinator), of the Water Quality Program’s Lakes and Rivers Section, recently finished an online story map to provide detailed information to … Continue reading

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