Beach Club Recommendations

The Adams County Land & Water Conservation Department (LWCD) received a grant from the Wisconsin DNR to survey and create a shoreline protection plan for each beach club located on the Tri Lakes. These beach clubs make up 11% of all waterfront property/shorelines on the lakes. It is the hope of Adams County LWCD that […]

Healthy Lakes Grant Program

The Healthy Lakes grant program offers a 3:1 dollar match from the WI DNR, reimbursed upon completion, up to $1,000 for each project.  You may have more than one project at a time on your property that is eligible for this funding.  There are five practices that are funded under this program: native plantings, rain […]

Conditional Approval of 9 Key Element Plan!

Summary of the Nine Key Element Plan conditionally approved on 6/8/2020 The Nine Key Element Plan for our 14 Mile Creek Watershed has been conditionally approved by the Environmental Protection Agency and the DNR. It’s a 10-year project with an estimated cost of $8 million. The request for a plan was first made to our […]

Committee Person of the Year

Dear John, You have been chosen as the 14 Mile Creek Watershed Committee Person of The Year.  You stand out among the many dedicated volunteers on this citizen committee.  As a member from day 1, you’re the first to volunteer and the last to leave when the work is done.  Your commitment to monthly water […]

State Water Task Force

After a year of study, debate and hearings, the state’s Water Quality Task Force published their comprehensive report and recommendations on Wednesday. Read the report>>

Board Set to Order DNR to Develop New Water Standards

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources board is set to vote this month on whether to allow the agency to begin drafting new water quality standards for a host of pollutants. Read the full story

Tri-Lakes Management District Annual Meeting Aug 31, 2019

Plan to attend the Annual Meeting of the Tri-Lakes Management District August 31, 2019 — 9:00 a.m. — 1555 Apache Ave Agenda and Proposed Budget follow This is your opportunity to participate in decisions that affect our lakes and water quality.  Be a part of the solution! Annual Meeting Agenda- 2019 Proposed Budget

Feb 3, 2016 Follow-up to Jan 16th Informational Meeting

This meeting had a tremendous response, attracting approximately 400 citizens. Since that time, we’ve heard from many individuals who were unable to attend but wanted the information. Each of the presentations explaining the possible future impact to our community by the proposed dairy CAFO has now been loaded to our website. You can access this […]