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News Releases

Environmental Review Of The Village Of Somers Project For The Safe Drinking Water Loan Program
MADISON, Wis. - The Village of Somers in Kenosha County has applied for funding through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project primarily includes the replacement of all undersized and leaking water mains in the village.
Central Office
Thursday, July 09, 2020 9:06:57 a.m.
Environmental Review Of City Of Osseo Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project
MADISON, Wis. - The City of Osseo has applied for funding through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails construction of a new water treatment facility at the location of existing Well No. 3.
Central Office
Wednesday, July 08, 2020 12:19:55 p.m.
Environmental Review Of The Village Of Grantsburg Project For The Safe Drinking Water Loan Program
MADISON, Wis. - The Village of Grantsburg in Burnett County has applied for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails upgrading water treatment facilities at Well No. 3 including but not limited to a new building and/or building addition, well rehabilitation, well pump modifications, piping and control modifications as well as associated sanitary sewer extension.
Central Office
Tuesday, July 07, 2020 3:35:48 p.m.
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Invasive Butterfly Dock Found In Oconto County
MADISON, Wis. - A prohibited invasive plant that has the potential to invade shorelines, wetlands, forests and other shaded, moist areas has been found for the first time in Oconto County.

Central Office
Tuesday, July 07, 2020 12:58:52 p.m.

Environmental Review Of The City Of Thorp Project For The Safe Drinking Water Loan Program
MADISON, Wis. - The City of Thorp in Clark County has applied for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails replacing water mains along portions of East Grant Street and North Boardman Street.
Central Office
Monday, July 06, 2020 4:19:31 p.m.
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Rock Island State Park Closed for the Season
MADISON, Wis. - Due to high water levels on Lake Michigan, accessibility limitations, and COVID-19 and social distancing concerns, Rock Island State Park will be closed for the remainder of the year.

Central Office
Monday, July 06, 2020 2:14:51 p.m.

Environmental review of the Shelby Sanitary District No. 2 project for the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program
MADISON, Wis. - The Shelby Sanitary District No. 2 in La Crosse County has applied for funding through the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails replacing and repairing various components of well No. 1, including new well pumps, repairing the underground storage tank, construction of a chemical room as well as a number of other updates to the well and well house.
Central Office
Monday, July 06, 2020 1:08:38 p.m.
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Be Safe While Having Fun: River Safety Starts With A Life Jacket
MADISON, Wis. Summers make for long, busy days on the 84,000 miles of Wisconsin rivers as residents and visitors load picnics, canoes, kayaks and kids' toys for memorable fun along the shores and in the waters.

Central Office
Monday, July 06, 2020 9:47:29 a.m.

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Boat Responsibly: Wear A Life Jacket
MADISON, Wis. - The Department of Natural Resources reminds everyone to be safe on the water this Fourth of July weekend and any other time you're on the water.

Central Office
Thursday, July 02, 2020 9:44:32 a.m.

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DNR Wardens Join Local Boat Patrols For July 4 Safety Weekend
MADISON, Wis. - Boaters and paddlers enjoying Wisconsin's waters during the Fourth of July weekend will see more state conservation wardens and local boat patrols spreading education and enforcing the state's safe boating laws as part of the annual national Operation Dry Water.

Central Office
Wednesday, July 01, 2020 12:05:00 p.m.

Last revised: Friday, November 01, 2019

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