Wisconsin Land+Water News
Register for the Annual Conference
Our 64th annual conference will be held on March 15-17, 2017 at the Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake. Please register by February 15, as extra fees apply later.
Visit our updated photo gallery
Click here to see photos from all of our outings from the last few months, including the SELCC Summer Tour, Fall Conservation Planning, the Fall Technical Tour, the Columbia County Fall Conservation Tour and more!
County Conservation Spotlight
Lake Mendota is widely recognized as the most studied lake in North America, but most people ask just one simple question—"Why is it dirty?". 'Dirty' usually refers to the algae, which blooms excessively in the spring and summer and causes water to smell and become toxic. But while the algae problem is seen in the lakes, it begins further upstream...