In the past several decades, low water levels have occurred in some Central Sands waterbodies. Water levels are driven by weather and land use. Given the explosion in the number of high-capacity wells in the Central Sands region there was concern that the level of groundwater pumping from... Read More

Update: Voting is now closed (4-17-2020). Are you familiar with the Conversation Congress? The Wisconsin DNR explains it this way: The only statutory body in the state where citizens elect delegates to advise the Natural Resources Board and the Department of Natural Resources on how to... Read More

As the season shifts, we say farewell to Rachel Delwiche, our 2018 La Crosse Area Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Summer Intern. Rachel teamed up with Scott Caven (our Aquatic Invasive Species Manager) this summer to tackle AIS issues on the Mississippi River and major tributaries in western... Read More