Monthly Archives: June 2014

6/28: Rhythm & Booms Lake Info

DANE COUNTY PARKS EXTENDS TENNEY LOCK HOURS FOR RHYTHM & BOOMS and 4th OF JULY HOLIDAY WEEKEND  There will be extended Tenney Lock hours for Rhythm and Booms on Saturday June 28th and for the Fourth of July Holiday weekend from July 3rd through July 6th.  … Continue reading

6/25: Edgewater Pier Proposal

Notice of Pending Application/Public Hearing for Proposed Edgewater Pier The public hearing is scheduled for 5:30 pm on Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 to be located at the WDNR Fitchburg Service Center, 3911 Fish Hatchery Road, Fitchburg, in the Gathering Waters conference room. … Continue reading

6/20: Limnology Open House Event

Modern limnology in North America was born right here at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Today, scientists from across Wisconsin, the nation. and the globe are doing world-class freshwater research right on the shore of Lake Mendota – exploring issues like invasive … Continue reading

6/12: Yahara Lakes 101

How do wetlands impact the quality of our lakes? Please join us at Yahara Lakes 101 this Thursday to find out! Dr. Calvin DeWitt, nationally-renowned ecologist, will teach us about the functions served by our local wetland system, how these functions sustain the quality … Continue reading

6/2: Clear Water Phase Blog

The UW-Madison Center for Limnology has an interesting blog:  Clear-Water Phase:  Are We Missing Lake Mendota’s Window?  Click on the link for interesting reading.