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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
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
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
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
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
The Friends of the Yahara River Headwaters are trying to grow and be more effective and engaged. They will hold their first stewardship event on March 15, 2014 – click the link for details Spring Thaw 2014 . Barry Eichinger President … Continue reading
Dane County Supervisor Letter regarding 2nd Manure Digester spill.
Dane County Now Accepting Grant Applications for Projects That Would Enhance County’s Lakes, Lands Two Matching Programs Available Through Dane County Environmental Council to Help Local Conservation Organizations Make Their Project a Reality Applications are now being accepted for two … Continue reading
Yahara Pride looks to enlist local farmers in the fight against phosphorous runoff Read about The Capital Times Story posted on January 8, 2014 here.