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For information on Lakes in Wisconsin, contact:
Wisconsin DNR Lakes
Division of Water
Bureau of Water Quality

Wisconsin Lakes Blog

The Wisconsin DNR's Lakes Blog is for for people who enjoy/live/work on lakes and reservoirs and are concerned about them.

Comment Policy

This is a moderated Discussion Blog. We will review all comments before posting them. Please keep your submissions focused and brief. We expect that participants will hold respectful discussions. We will not post comments that contain:

  • Vulgar language
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  • Offensive terms that target specific individuals or groups
  • Comments that are clearly off topic
  • Comments that promote services or products (i.e., advertisements)
  • Comments that make unsupported accusations
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  • Comments otherwise deemed inappropriate by the discussion moderators

We ask that reporters send questions to the DNR Public Affairs by their normal channels and refrain from submitting questions here as comments.

We recognize that the Web is a 24/7 medium, and your input is welcome at any time. We will moderate submitted comments and post them as quickly as possible.

Thank you for taking the time to read DNR's Comment Policy. We encourage you to participate in the Lakes-L Blog and look forward to hearing from you.


We collect no personal information about you when you visit Lakes-L Blog unless you choose to provide this information to us. However, we collect and store certain information automatically, including the:

  • Name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example,, if you use an America Online account).
  • Date and time you access our site.
  • Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site.

We use the information we collect to count the number and type of visitors to the different pages on our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors like you.

When you click on a link to Lakes-L Blog and are taken to another site, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the privacy policy of the new site.

To protect your own privacy and the privacy of others, please do not include personally identifiable information, such as name, Social Security number, phone numbers or email addresses in the body of your blog comments. You have the option of posting comments anonymously, but if you opt not to, any information, including your login name, may be displayed on our site.

Linking Policy and Disclaimer of Endorsement

The views expressed on Lakes-L blog are those of the individual bloggers. These views and posted comments do not necessarily reflect the official views of the Wisconsin DNR Lakes Partnership or any of its partners.

Lake-L Blog contains links to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations and individuals' blogs. These links are provided solely for the user's information and convenience. DNR or Wisconsin Lakes Partnership does not control or guarantee the accuracy, accessibility, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. Further, Wisconsin DNR does not endorse, support or otherwise promote any private or commercial entity or the information, products, services or views expressed on the Web sites that may be reached through links on our Web site. Wisconsin DNR is also not responsible for transmissions or emails users receive from linked Web sites.

Wisconsin DNR cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Those who provide comments are responsible for the copyright of the text they provide.

In addition, while we do our best to only link to information that is accessible to all users, we cannot guarantee that outside Web sites will always comply with Section 508 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973.