TROUT UNLIMITED-SOUTHERN WISCONSIN CHAPTER: Sugar River Restoration- Neperud Property

Purpose

The Southern Wisconsin Chapter of Trout Unlimited will restore approximately 1 mile of the Sugar River in the Town of Montrose, Dane County. Restoration work will include bank re-shaping, Lunkers, rip rap, log sills, and boom covers to stop the bank erosion, stabilize the banks, and narrow and deepen the stream. In stream work will consist of weirs and the placement of large rocks and timber to further deepen the stream and provide more cover for fish.

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RM06216
2016
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The Southern Wisconsin Chapter of Trout Unlimited will restore approximately 1 mile of the Sugar River in the Town of Montrose, Dane County. Restoration work will include bank re-shaping, Lunkers, rip rap, log sills, and boom covers to stop the bank erosion, stabilize the banks, and narrow and deepen the stream. In stream work will consist of weirs and the placement of large rocks and timber to further deepen the stream and provide more cover for fish.
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The Southern Wisconsin Chapter of Trout Unlimited will restore approximately 1 mile of the Sugar River in the Town of Montrose, Dane County. Restoration work will include bank re-shaping, Lunkers, rip rap, log sills, and boom covers to stop the bank erosion, stabilize the banks, and narrow and deepen the stream. In stream work will consist of weirs and the placement of large rocks and timber to further deepen the stream and provide more cover for fish.
 
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