Tag Archives: Watercraft Inspections

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

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A Leaner, Clean Boats Clean Waters Grants Program

Last year was a pivotal one for Wisconsin’s efforts to keep lakes, rivers and fish healthy and to slow the spread of aquatic invasive species.  DNR’s Clean Boats, Clean Waters (CBCW) program that provides small grants to partner organizations for … Continue reading

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Landing Blitz sets volunteer, boater contact records for fifth straight year

  The weather was in our favor, but the calendar it seemed, was not. With our fifth annual Landing Blitz scheduled to bring volunteers and staff to boat landings for just one weekend over the July 4 holiday instead of … Continue reading

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Boaters Willing to Put Pressure on Aquatic Invasive Species

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources conducted a limited pilot survey of boaters to gauge their views on boat decontamination using power washing as a means of preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) with generous support from the … Continue reading

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