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Control of Aquatic Invasive Species Springs Ahead with help from Grants Program

  Counties which received AIS grants in 2013 (click to enlarge map) This spring, Department of Natural Resources lake and grants staff from around the state assembled in Stevens Point to decide how best to allocate funds to grant requests … Continue reading

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Lake Management Plans – Grants and Steps in their Creation.

A crucial step in maintaining or improving the quality of Wisconsin lakes, especially those with heavy development pressure or high nutrient inputs, is the creation of a lake management plan.  These many-faceted plans vary with the issues facing each lake.  … Continue reading

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Clean Boats Clean Waters Clean Grants (CBCWCG): One of Wisconsin’s First Lean Government Projects Helps Local Communities Help Lakes

Thanks to applicant and recipient feedback, preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species in Wisconsin just got easier. Since the Clean Boats Clean Waters initiative was launched back in 2003, diligent volunteers and paid staff have inspected hundreds of thousands of boats … Continue reading

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Granting Assistance with Aquatic Invasive Species Problems

During a recent focus group study anglers voiced a commitment to protecting their lakes from aquatic invasive species (AIS).  One angler explained, “You do it because it’s the right thing to do.  If you use the water, you should help … Continue reading

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