Spring Lake

SLMD Annual Mtg Agenda 2017

Shoreline Restoration References

1) Waushara County Land Conservation Department’s “Shoreline Restoration” references that include native planting lists/descriptions, design example, garden centers/landscaping services:
http://www.co.waushara.wi.us/pView.aspx?id=13678&catid=636

2) UW-Stevens Point / UW-Extension Lakes thru College of Natural Resources “Healthy Lakes” references for native plantings, rain gardens, rock infiltration practices, water diversion practices (run-off/erosion issues), fish stix; and possible DNR “Healthy Lakes Plan” grant website info:

NOTE:  Individual land-owners can use these references (without applying for a grant) for their own smaller projects, or work together under a lake group grant (when multiple properties are involved on a lake):
http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr-ap/UWEXLakes/Pages/ecology/shoreland/default.aspx
http://dnr.wi.gov/lakes/grants/

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Plant Identification

1) Curly-leaf pondweed:
http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Invasives/fact/CurlyLeafPondweed.html

2) Eurasian water milfoil:
http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Invasives/fact/EurasianWatermilfoil.html

3) Flowering rush:
http://na.fs.fed.us/fhp/invasive_plants/weeds/flowering-rush.pdf

4) Photos of AIS plants: Curly-leaf pondweed, Eurasian water milfoil, flowering rush:
http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Invasives/documents/NR40Aquatics.pdf

Reference articles аre: Private Drinking Water Wells and Well Water Testing Q & A by UW Extension Kevin Masarik

Wisconsin Drinking Water Quality 2-11-16

Do You Use Well Water 4-7-16