Monthly Archives: October 2013

10/21: Winter Pier Removal – Zebra Mussels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  – October 21, 2013 Dane County Office of Lakes and Watersheds Asks For Lake Residents’ Help Fall is best time to look for zebra mussels as boats, piers removed for winter (Madison, WI) As the temperatures fall and … Continue reading

2013 Fall Lake Operations & Dates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 7, 2013 Dane County’s 2013 Fall Lake Operations for the Yahara Chain of Lakes Key Dates Buoy and navigational markers removed starting on October 14, 2013 through November 1, 2013 (2) Marine Sanitary Dump Stations closed … Continue reading

10/10: 25 Yrs of Lakes & Watershed Commission

Program Highlights 25 Years of Dane County Lakes and Watershed Commission Accomplishments Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. Rm 354, City-County Building, 210 MLK Jr Blvd, Madison (Madison, WI) Remarks from former County Executive Rick Phelps and the first Lakes … Continue reading

Oct/Nov: Yahara Lakes 101

The Yahara Lakes 101 Classes are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month.  Click below for information re: the October and November classes:  

10/3: WI Waters Presentation

Green Thursday Presentation by Melissa Malott, environmental advocate and attorney, on Wisconsin’s Water: Valuable, Vulnerable, Vanishing? Thursday, October 3 at 7:00pm Willy West Co-Op Community Room 6825 University Ave, Middleton Water takes center stage once again at this month’s Middleton Green Thursday. Melissa … Continue reading

10/1: 2014 Dane County Budget

Dane County Executive, Joe Parisi, has issued the 2014 Dane County Budget which includes good news for our lakes and waterways.  Click here for the full press release: