Monthly Archives: December 2015

EWM treatment on the St Croix Flowage and other news

EWM treatment on the Flowage The long-awaited herbicide treatment on the rapidly growing areas of Eurasian Water Milfoil (EWM) took place in early October. After three years of complications, which included meetings with key organizations, agreement on a plan, acquiring … Continue reading

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Recent Legislation Affecting Wisconsin Lakes

Recent Legislation Affecting Lakes Quoting from an article in Lake Tides, the publication of Wisconsin Lakes Partnership, in June, “the Wisconsin Legislature and Governor Walker rolled back decades of shoreland zoning by making wholesale changes to shoreland zoning law in … Continue reading

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2015 Loons on the St Croix Flowage

2015 Loons The spring of 2015 was a good one for the loons on the Gordon/St. Croix Flowage. They were able to sort themselves out, choosing mates and territories. By June, seven chicks were observed. Four were with pairs where the … Continue reading

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December 2015 St Croix Flowage News

Kids Day at the Flowage Maybe you noticed 18 or so kayaks piled up on the shoreline of the North Shore Resort in late September, or maybe you saw a large group of kids running around the shore or paddling … Continue reading

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