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Madison—Thousands of Wisconsinites will take to the water this Fourth-of-July for the state's busiest boating holiday of the year. During the tenth annual Landing Blitz, July 3-7th, 2019, many boaters will be greeted at landings and access points by Glacierland RC&D and Wisconsin DNR staff, as well as volunteers sharing a simple, but powerful message: YOU can protect lakes, rivers, and streams from aquatic invasive species.get more information
Darren Kuhn has collected many stories in his career as a recreation safety warden, along with a strong desire for people to stay safe while having fun. Kuhn, who works for the state Department of Natural Resources, recently spoke to the Manitowoc County Lakes Association during a meeting in Manitowoc.
Phosphorous levels are slowly increasing in Manitowoc County lakes.
Gene Weyer, water quality testing director and former president of the Manitowoc County Lakes Association, displayed graphs of phosphorous levels on 16 area lakes to those gathered at the association’s Feb. 21 meeting.get more information
February 21, 2019
Manitowoc County Office Building
4319 Expo Dr, Rm 300, at 6:30pm.
Our guest speaker will be Darren Kuhn, DNR Conservation Warden. He will be addressing legal issues, explain the boating ordinance process and getting State approval to boating ordinances. He will take questions regarding creating local boating ordinances, specifically to deal with mirrors on ski boats, and PFD use.get more information
THIN ICE & OPEN WATER ON WEYERS LAKE
January 1, 2017–Weyers Lake as a new aeration system which substantially alters the ice conditions!
DO NOT THINK YOU KNOW THE LAKE BASED ON PREVIOUS YEARS' EXPERIENCE
The aerator has 3 diffusers at different locations, operates continuously, and will produce unsafe ice surfaces.get more information