Wisconsin Land+Water News
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!
Register for County Con!
WI Land + Water hosts two meetings each year for the state's County Conservationists to join together and discuss statewide issues in land and water conservation implementation. The winter County Con meeting will take place December 1-2 in Wisconsin Rapids. Click here to register!
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....