Constumed boaCostumed boaters float down Madison's Yahara River

River Alliance of Wisconsin will once again welcome boaters to participate in the Fools’ Flotilla on June 12. The event is a part of the annual Marquette Neighborhood Association Waterfront Festival. The floating parade will include live music and costumes are encouraged.“River... Read More

Photo of Allison Werner tabling at Baraboo River festival

On October 2 we joined the Baraboo River community in celebrating the 20 year anniversary of the removal of the last dam on the Baraboo. There was so much pride and joy in the crowd that day. Paddlers enjoyed the free-flowing river, kids learned to fish, and young sturgeon were released... Read More

New Zealand Mudsnail

A few weeks ago, I visited Strutt Creek in Iowa County for the first time, and as I wound my way down the curvy roads leading to the stream access, I kept thinking about how lucky I am to live in such a beautiful state with so much water. I was there to collect New Zealand mudsnails for... Read More