Monthly Archives: February 2014

Become a Volunteer Steward

Become A Volunteer Stream Steward The Rock River Coalition (RRC) is actively recruiting citizens to collect nutrient samples and baseline information about streams as part of an effort to reduce phosphorus and other pollutants in the Yahara River Watershed and throughout … Continue reading

3/1: Rain Garden Workshop

Retain the Rain Workshop: http://www.myfairlakes.com/pdf/Plant_Dane_workshop_brochure.pdf is scheduled for Saturday, March 1, 2014, where attendees will learn how to plan for and install rain gardens to help local lakes and streams. These simple yet effective projects help rain soak into the ground instead of … Continue reading

2/27: Lake Waubesa Park Trails

Dane County Land and Water Resources Department to Host Public Information Meeting for Update on Phase One Lower Yahara River Trail Project Dane County has been working together with the City of Madison, City of Monona, Village of McFarland, Wisconsin … Continue reading

2/26: Lake Events to Attend

Watershed Network Gathering: Maximizing Volunteer Efforts, 6pm, Wed., Feb. 26, Lussier Heritage Center Volunteers are essential to groups working to protect and improve Dane County’s lakes, rivers, streams and wetlands, but it’s not as simple as asking people to show up. … Continue reading

2/13: Yahara Lakes 101 Farming & Water Quality

Below is an invitation to the Clean Lakes Alliance February edition of our monthly speaker series, Yahara Lakes 101. REGISTER HERE     Thursday, February 13th 7:30am – 9:00am Bluephies Cafe  on Level B of Verex Plaza *Parking – Please see … Continue reading