Fall Watershed Sampling Blitz – 4th Qtr 2020 Update
A huge thank you to the 70+ volunteers who gathered last Friday for our Lake Monroe Watershed Sampling Blitz!  Our citizen scientists ranged in age from under 10 to over [...]
Water Sampling Update – 3rd Quarter of Watershed Management Plan
This past quarter (May-July) the big focus has been on water sampling. One of the goals of this project is to understand the movement of nutrients and sediment through the [...]
July 2020 Newsletter

Friends of Lake Monroe Public Meeting July 15 The Friends of Lake Monroe July Meeting will be on-line and spectacular! Don’t miss this special Friends of Lake Monroe meeting featuring […]

May 2020 Newsletter

Spring Watershed Sampling Blitz Postponed Due to uncertainties regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Watershed Sampling Blitz that was scheduled for April 24th is postponed.  We plan to continue with our fall […]

2nd Quarter Update Part 2 – Community Concerns

Community Concerns about Lake Monroe Thank you very much to all the community members who participated in our two Lake Monroe Community Forums this winter!  These forums were held in […]

Four Great Hikes in the Lake Monroe Watershed

Did you know that the Lake Monroe watershed is over 400 square miles in size?  That means rain that falls on about ¾ of Brown County, about ¼ of Monroe […]

Watershed Management Plan 2nd Quarter 2020 Report

One of the first steps in developing a watershed management plan is evaluating the watershed, which is to say all the land and streams that drain into Lake Monroe.  Our […]

March 2020 Newsletter

Spring Watershed Sampling Blitz Postponed Due to uncertainties regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) the Watershed Sampling Blitz that was scheduled for April 24th is postponed.  We plan to continue with our fall […]

Watershed Sampling Blitz – Volunteer Callout

UPDATE March 24th – Event Canceled. Given the current pandemic situation, we are cancelling the Watershed Sampling Blitz that was scheduled for April 24th. We plan to continue with our […]

Lake Monroe Watershed Plan – 1st Quarter Update

My name is Maggie Sullivan and I am thrilled to be working as the Watershed Coordinator for Lake Monroe. My job over the next two years is to spearhead the […]

What You Can Do About Plastics In Lake Monroe

Keep your trash out of the lake and off of the shoreline. Reduce use of single use plastics. Recycle plastic waste . Pick up trash when you see it. Stop smoking! […]

January 2020 Newsletter

2019 in Review See Our Upcoming Events Here  January 2019 O’Neil School Students Study Lake Economy FLM president Sherry Mitchell-Bruker and volunteer Dave Simcox began work with Melissa Laney’s graduate students […]

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