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Lake Mendota ice boat

Lake Mendota ice boat
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DNR Contacts for Lake Mendota

Friends Of Lake Mendota (Flam) [exit DNR]

Middleton Beach Road Neighborhood Association [exit DNR]

Yahara Lakes Association Ltd [exit DNR]

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Lake Mendota
Dane County, 9781 Acres


Grant TitleDate AwardedDetails
DANE COUNTY: Lake Mendota Storm Event Monitoring (USGS) Phosphorus Budget1991Details
CITY OF MADISON: ACQ-Lake Mendota James Madison Park Acquisition- Hoover Property1995Details
NATURAL HERITAGE LAND TRUST: Lake Mendota/Token Creek Watershed Study1997Details
CITY OF MIDDLETON: LMI-Pheasant Branch Watershed - In Lake Mendota Priority Watersh1997Details
DANE COUNTY: Lake Mendota Quant. of Soilids Loading from Const.1998Details
WINDSOR: ACQ-Token Creek Acquisition1998Details
CITY OF MIDDLETON: Organization and Development of Pond Friends - Education2001Details
CITY OF MIDDLETON: Org. & Develop. of a Community-Based Edu. Program to Improve WQ2002Details
CITY OF MIDDLETON: Mendota Middleton Lake Rehabilitation Plan2004Details
CITY OF MIDDLETON: Lakeview Park Stormwater Treatment2005Details
DANE COUNTY: Potential Effects of Zebra Mussels in the Madison Lakes2005Details
DANE COUNTY: Preparation of APM Plan--Lake Mendota2005Details
DANE COUNTY: Algae Boom Study- Dane Co2010Details
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON: Research on Spiny Waterflea in Madison Lakes2012Details
CLEAN LAKES ALLIANCE: Near Shore Water Quality Monitoring2015Details
CLEAN LAKES ALLIANCE: Yahara Lakes and Beaches Mobile-Ready Website Development2015Details
DANE COUNTY: Mendota & Waubesa 2015 Clean Boats Clean Water Project2015Details
DANE COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION DEPARTMENT: Dane County Land and Water Resources Department 2016 Clean Boats Clean Waters2016Details
DANE COUNTY: Survey of Lake Mendota Nearshore Fish Populations2017Details