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The following communications have been compiled from the agencies of the Government of Dane County, Wisconsin and are intended to inform the public and media outlets.

Press Releases for LWRD - Office of Lakes & Watersheds

DateReleaseAgency
10/03/17

Dane County Seeks Public Input On Carp Removal In Mud Lake

Land & Water Resources Department
09/25/17

Dane County Invites Public To Attend Informational Meetings On Aquatic Management

Land & Water Resources Department
08/11/17

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2018 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
07/06/17

Dane County’s Annual Shoreline Trash Pickup Begins July 24, 2017

Land & Water Resources Department
06/02/17

Volunteers Needed For Dane County Invasive Species Landing Blitz

Land & Water Resources Department
05/18/17

Dane County Land And Water Resources Department Launches Aquatic Plant Harvesting Survey

Land & Water Resources Department
08/12/16

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2017 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/21/16

2016 Yahara Lakes Shoreline Debris Collection Begins July 18 Annual Take A Stake In Our Waters Service Provided By Dane County

Land & Water Resources Department
04/22/16

Take A Stake In Our Waters Program Offers Local Volunteer Opportunities That Help Protect Dane County’s Lakes And Streams

Land & Water Resources Department
10/07/14

Aquatic Invasives

Land & Water Resources Department
10/07/14

Dane County Asks Boaters, Lake Property Owners And Contractors To Watch For Zebra Mussels While Removing Piers And Boat Lifts

Land & Water Resources Department
07/30/14

Sugar Maple Traditional Music Festival To Be Held At Lake Farm County Park, August 1St And 2Nd

Land & Water Resources Department
07/15/14

Crossroads Coffeehouse Hosts Beyond The Water’s Edge Photography And Poetry Reception On Sunday July 20

Land & Water Resources Department
03/28/14

Lussier Community Education Center April 4 Community Dinner And Program To Celebrate Dane County Waters With Photographs And Poems

Land & Water Resources Department
03/17/14

“Beyond The Water’s Edge” Exhibition Now Located At Lussier Community Education Center On Madison’s West Side

Land & Water Resources Department
02/13/14

Retain The Rain Workshop: Learn How To Help Area Lakes And Streams, Provide Food For Butterflies And Beautify Your Yard All At The Same Time!

Land & Water Resources Department
11/08/13

Research Partners To Host Public Informational Meeting On Turville Bay Aquatic Plant Research Project

Land & Water Resources Department
10/23/13

“Beyond The Water’s Edge” Exhibition Opening Reception Offers Conversations With Winning Photographers And Poets

Land & Water Resources Department
10/21/13

Dane County Office Of Lakes And Watersheds Asks For Lake Residents’ Help - Fall Is Best Time To Look For Zebra Mussels As Boats, Piers Removed For Winter

Land & Water Resources Department
10/01/13

"Beyond The Water’s Edge" Photography And Poetry Exhibition Announced

Land & Water Resources Department
09/30/13

October 10 Program Highlights 25 Years Of Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission Accomplishments

Land & Water Resources Department
09/30/13

Show The Lakes And Rivers Some Love! Keep Leaves Out Of The Street

Land & Water Resources Department
08/16/13

26Th Annual Take A Stake Continues With Late Summer Fun

Land & Water Resources Department
08/16/13

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2014 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/07/13

26Th Annual Take A Stake Continues With More Fun, More Opportunities

Land & Water Resources Department
01/25/13

Plant A Rain Garden To Help Area Lakes And Streams. Learn How At Upcoming Workshop!

Land & Water Resources Department
11/29/12

Dane County Land & Water Resources Department Announces December 13 Public Information Meeting Regarding Lake Wingra Aquatic Plant Management

Land & Water Resources Department
10/16/12

Keep Leaves Out Of The Street For Lakes’ Sake

Land & Water Resources Department
08/10/12

Dane County Lakes & Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2013 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/07/12

2012 Take A Stake In The Lakes Days Shoreline Debris Collection

Land & Water Resources Department
06/06/12

Take A Stake In The Lakes Days Continues With Thermo Fisher Volunteers On June 5

Land & Water Resources Department
06/01/12

Take A Stake In The Lakes Days Coming Up June 1 – 17, 2012-Celebrating 25 Years Of Love For Our Lakes

Land & Water Resources Department
04/03/12

Take A Stake In The Lakes 2012; Dane County's Annual Clean-Up Event Turns 25!

Land & Water Resources Department
02/10/12

Plant Dane! Cost-Share Program

Land & Water Resources Department
10/10/11

Loving The Lakes Is Easy! Keep Fall Leaves Out Of The Streets

Land & Water Resources Department
06/29/11

Boat Inspectors To Be At Yahara Lakes Boat Landings From Friday July 1 Through Monday July 4

Land & Water Resources Department
06/16/11

Take A Stake In The Lakes Days 2011 Final Cleanup Event

Land & Water Resources Department
06/15/11

Paddle To Work Day - Thursday, June 16, 2011

Land & Water Resources Department
06/07/11

2011 Dane County Waters Champions Named; Outgoing Commissioner Recognized

Land & Water Resources Department
06/01/11

2011 Take A Stake In The Lakes - Dane County's Cleanup Event

Land & Water Resources Department
03/17/11

March 30 Turville Bay Research Public Meeting

Land & Water Resources Department
08/12/10

Dane County Lakes & Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2011 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/24/10

First Annual Take A Stake In The Lakes Days Beach Party - Saturday, June 26Th

Land & Water Resources Department
06/11/10

Take A Stake In The Lakes Clean Up Events 2010 - Part Of Take A Stake In The Lakes, June 3 - 26

Land & Water Resources Department
06/11/10

Paddle To Work Day – Thursday, June 17, 2010

Land & Water Resources Department
06/10/10

Clean Up The Shorelines Of Lake Mendota, Kegonsa - Saturday, June 12Th

Land & Water Resources Department
06/10/10

Help Prevent The Invasion: Learn How To Inspect Your Watercraft June 12Th

Land & Water Resources Department
05/28/10

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission Waters Champion Award Ceremony – Thursday, June 3, 2010

Land & Water Resources Department
05/28/10

Registration Still Open For Yahara Paddle Adventure – June 4,5,6, 2010

Land & Water Resources Department
04/27/10

Public Input Sought On Yahara Lakes Cleanup Ideas - Thursday April 29 At 7 P.M.

Land & Water Resources Department
03/30/10

Public Informational Meeting On Turville Bay Research Project Set For April 12

Land & Water Resources Department
03/23/10

Nominations For Dane County Waters Champion Awards Now Being Accepted

Land & Water Resources Department
01/12/10

Plant Dane! Program Makes Native Plants Available At Greatly Reduced Prices

Land & Water Resources Department
11/05/09

Public Listening Sessions, 11/17 & 11/18, On Revised Draft Dane Co. Shoreland & Riparian Mgmnt Plan

Land & Water Resources Department
10/05/09

Easy And Effective Tips For Leaf Clean Up To Help Dane County’s Lakes, Rivers And Streams

Land & Water Resources Department
09/23/09

Dane County Works With Uw & Dnr To Assess Spiny Water Flea Threat To Area Lakes

Land & Water Resources Department
08/03/09

Dane County Takes First Steps In Implementing Its Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention & Control Plan

Land & Water Resources Department
06/18/09

Help Prevent The Invasion: Learn How To Inspect Your Watercraft June 21St

Land & Water Resources Department
06/18/09

Take A Stake In The Lakes Final Clean-Up June 20

Land & Water Resources Department
06/17/09

2009 Dane County Waters Champion Award Recipients Announced

Land & Water Resources Department
06/05/09

15Th Annual Take A Stake In The Lakes Days Scheduled For June 6 - 21, 2009

Land & Water Resources Department
06/05/09

Paddle To Work Thursday, June 11

Land & Water Resources Department
03/31/09

Public Meetings On A Draft Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention & Control Plan Set For April 28 & 30

Land & Water Resources Department
03/27/09

1St Year Results Available For Aquatic Plant Research Project In Lake Monona-Public Meeting April 2

Land & Water Resources Department
12/12/08

Give Water-Friendly Gifts This Holiday Season

Land & Water Resources Department
05/30/08

Take A Stake In The Lakes 2008 - Dane County's Cleanup Event

Land & Water Resources Department
05/08/08

Public Listening Sessions To Provide Input For The Draft Dane County Shoreland And Riparian Management Plan

Land & Water Resources Department
02/15/08

Urban Stormwater Grants Available To Eligible Dane County Municipalities

Land & Water Resources Department
12/04/07

Give Water-Friendly Gifts This Holiday Season

Land & Water Resources Department
08/22/07

Mad-City Ski Team To Present Check For $21,800 To Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission

Land & Water Resources Department
06/25/07

Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold July 12 Public Information Meeting On Proposed Research Project On Control Of Eurasian Water Milfoil In Lake Monona’s Turville Bay

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Video Highlighting The Water Resources Of Dane County And What Can Be Done To Protect/restore Them

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Take A Stake In The Lakes Week Kicks Off June 9

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Dvd Release Party For “Dane Waters: A Reflection Of Us All” June 13Th

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Honor Waters Champions

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Honor Waters Champions Thursday, June 7

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Take A Stake In The Lakes Week Links A New Name To A 20-Year Tradition

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

Madison, June 11, 2007) Paddle To Work Day Is Thursday, June 14 When Dane County Residents Will Paddle To Their Jobs.

Land & Water Resources Department
06/13/07

2007 Dane County Waters Champion Award Recipients Announced

Land & Water Resources Department
05/02/07

Take A Stake In The Lakes 2007 - Dane County's Cleanup Event

Land & Water Resources Department
09/29/06

Citizens Urged To Keep Leaves Out Of Streets, Storm Drains And Ditches To Improve Local Water Quality

Land & Water Resources Department
08/23/06

Lakes And Watershed Commission Public Hearing On Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/28/06

Aquatic Plant Management Committee Plans Public Meetings

Land & Water Resources Department
06/16/06

Squaw Bay Buoys

Land & Water Resources Department
02/21/06

Funding Available To Improve The Quality Of Urban Stormwater

Land & Water Resources Department
12/15/05

Give Water-Friendly Gifts This Holiday Season

Land & Water Resources Department
10/18/05

Experts Worldwide Convene In Madison For International Symposium On Freshwater Lakes

Land & Water Resources Department
09/19/05

Aquatic Plant Management Learning Opportunities At November Conference In Madison

Land & Water Resources Department
08/15/05

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Its 2006 Budget Recommendations

Land & Water Resources Department
06/10/05

11Th Annual Better Lawns And Gutters Tour Set For Sunday, June 19

Land & Water Resources Department
06/10/05

Paddle To Work Day Celebrates Water Transportation On Thursday, June 16Th

Land & Water Resources Department
06/10/05

Dane County Waters Champion Award Recipients Announced

Land & Water Resources Department
06/09/05

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission Quizzes Foster Water Knowledge

Land & Water Resources Department
06/09/05

Yahara Lakes Week 2005

Land & Water Resources Department
05/27/05

Volunteer For “Take A Stake In The Lakes” During Yahara Lakes Week, June 11Th – June 19Th, 2005

Land & Water Resources Department
05/26/05

Low-Tech Rain Barrels Help Conserve Water

Land & Water Resources Department
05/13/05

Dane County Lakes And Watershed Commission To Hold Public Hearing On Squaw Bay Slow-No-Wake Proposal

Land & Water Resources Department
05/05/05

Nineteen Central Dane County Municipalities Announce Media Campaign To Raise Awareness Of Storm Water Impacts To Area Waters

Land & Water Resources Department
04/12/05

First Dane County Manure Management Task Force Meeting Set For April 13

Land & Water Resources Department
04/04/05

Ordinance Banning Unnecessary Use Of Phosphorus-Containing Lawn Fertilizer In Effect

Land & Water Resources Department
03/31/05

Dane County Urges Actions To Reduce Impact Of Spring Thaw And Spring Rains

Land & Water Resources Department
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