DNR, northern lakes group make progress against aquatic invasive plant
EDGEWATER, Wis. — A three-year cooperative project funded by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is helping a Sawyer County lakes group make important progress in ongoing control of curly leaf pondweed in Lake Chetac.
Northwest DistrictDNR and Wisconsin Army National Guard team up for exercise at Sauk Prairie Recreation Area
Thursday, March 26, 2015 12:13:20 p.m.
BLUFFVIEW, Wis. - The Wisconsin Army National Guard will conduct a site survey on the grounds of the Sauk Prairie Recreation Area on March 28. The Sauk Prairie Recreation Area occupies 3,400 acres of the decommissioned 7,350 acre Badger Army Ammunition Plant.
South Central DistrictDNR proposes emergency rule to provide three bag limit for walleye in most Ceded Territory waters
Thursday, March 26, 2015 10:46:58 a.m.
Emergency rule to be considered at April Natural Resources Board meeting
MADISON, Wis. -The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will seek to maintain a three walleye daily bag limit on most lakes and rivers in the Wisconsin Ceded Territory through a proposed emergency rule that will be considered by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board at its April 8 meeting.
Central OfficeStanley seeks DNR approval for wastewater treatment upgrades
Thursday, March 26, 2015 8:14:55 a.m.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. -- The City of Stanley has requested approval from the Department of Natural Resources to upgrade its existing wastewater treatment facility.
Northwest DistrictSpring prescribed burns will again be used to improve wildlife habitat in Dunn, Pepin counties
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 2:18:15 p.m.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. -- The state Department of Natural Resources will be conducting prescribed burns this spring on various State Natural Areas and some private lands in Dunn and Pepin counties.
Northwest DistrictKohler-Andrae State Park seeking nature center hosts
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 1:43:46 p.m.
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- Kohler-Andrae State Park is still seeking volunteers to serve as nature centers hosts during the months of May, August and October. Individuals or teams, such as husband wife, at least 18 years old are eligible to apply.
Northeast DistrictPrescribed burns planned at High Cliff State Park to improve habitat, control invasives
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 4:06:37 p.m.
SHERWOOD, Wis. - Periodic prescribed burns to maintain ecological communities and control invasive species will take place over the next four years at High Cliff State Park in Calumet County.
Northeast DistrictSpring naturalist programs at Richard Bong State Recreation Area
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 3:23:53 p.m.
KANSASVILLE, Wis. - Beginning fly tying, basics of fly fishing, a bird hike and spring clean-up work days are among the naturalist programs and events being held this spring at the Richard Bong State Recreation Area.
Southeast DistrictWisconsin Young Forest Partnership provides unique opportunity to manage land for a number of wildlife and plant species
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 2:52:31 p.m.
Join experts for an informational chat April 1
MADISON - Northern Wisconsin landowners interested in managing their land for a number of wildlife and plant species through young forest habitat creation are encouraged to contact the Wisconsin Young Forest Partnership.
Weekly NewsSafest time to prune oak trees is before April to prevent oak wilt
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 1:37:36 p.m.
MADISON - To protect oak trees and help prevent oak wilt, state forestry officials advise people with oak trees on their property not to prune them from April through July. Spring and early summer pruning makes oak trees vulnerable to oak wilt, a fatal fungal disease of oaks.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 1:37:36 p.m.
Last revised: Sunday, January 25, 2015