Welcome to the team, Ty!  We’re excited to welcome UW-La Crosse sophomore Ty Tretter to the River Alliance team as our 2021 Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Intern! Ty is pursing his undergrad degree in geography with an emphasis in environmental science and will be teaming up with Ellen Voss... Read More

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2020 WaterWays newsletter.  Download a PDF of the full Newsletter. By Ellen Voss, Aquatic Invasive Species Program DirectorPaddling with PurposeEvery year around this time, my husband and I start making a master list of all the rivers we hope to... Read More

This article originally appeared in the Fall 2020 WaterWays newsletter. Download a PDF of the full Newsletter. By Ellen Voss, La Crosse Area AIS Manager Snapshot Day On August 15th, 150 dedicated volunteers from all over Wisconsin donned their masks, rolled up their sleeves, and grabbed... Read More

by Ellen Voss, La Crosse Area AIS ManagerFall is in the air, which means we must say so long to Sawyer Rubeck, our 2020 La Crosse Area Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Intern. Sawyer and I teamed up this summer to tackle AIS issues on the Mississippi River and its major tributaries in La Crosse,... Read More