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A Second Year for Lakeshore Habitat Restoration Training

As Wisconsin’s lakes start to become alive with activity, shoreline property owners start to think more about their lakefront and ways to maintain or improve what they have. Many of these property owners will be seeking the advice and services … Continue reading

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A Little Watercraft Inspection Help From YouTube

One of the best ways to help protect Wisconsin waters from aquatic invasive species is by being a watercraft inspector with the Clean Boats, Clean Waters program. Watercraft inspectors are trained to organize and conduct a boater education program in … Continue reading

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Phragmites in Wisconsin: Moving the Leading Edge

This is post #2 in a series of Phragmites in Wisconsin. Read the previous post, “Location, Location, Location,” to set the stage for this entry. “We got a lot of work done last year on slowing the spread of non-native … Continue reading

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Petenwell and Castle Rock Lakes: the Power of Teamwork

Petenwell and Castle Rock Lakes are impoundments (man-made lakes) created by damming the Wisconsin River. The lakes are well known for their size and recreational activities. Petenwell Lake spans three different counties and covers 23,173 acres while Castle Rock covers … Continue reading

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