Results

We are proud to share our success!


Testimonials




2015 Healthy Lakes Participant holds sign and dog along lakeshore
Two people walking through a yard of a 2015 Healthy Lakes Participant
Healthy Lakes is just what we’ve been looking for!Mike R., Church, Pine, Round & Big Lake Protection & Rehabilitation District

We are very pleased with the planting, and it is covered with butterflies and bees and we now have a frog living in the garden.Bill B., Beaver Dam Lake District
Bill B., Beaver Dam Lake District gives thumbs up to Healthy Lakes participation
2015 Healthy Lakes Program participant planting vegetation along shoreline
I’ve been planting native plants along my shoreline here and there for five years, so when Healthy Lakes came along, I was like, ‘WOW!!! This is perfect!’Dave R., Cloverleaf Lakes Protective Association
Dave R. Cloverleaf Lakes Protective Association 2015 Healthy Lakes Participant

2017 Stats


Thank you to all the participants who are sending positive ripples around their lakes.


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Yay! County and tribal partners are making Healthy Lakes!


2016 Stats



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127% increase in property participation!


2015 Kickoff Stats



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About half of the projects were completed within just six months!


Download 2015 Grant Recipient Map PDF

In the News


Door County, statewide news release
Healthy Lakes Grants Available

Lakeline Magazine, North American Lake Management Society newsletter
Wisconsin Public-Private Lakes Partnership Grows New Layers

WXPR 91.7 FM, statewide news release
Healthy Lakes Project Wants More “Fish Sticks”

Wisconsin Public Radio – Larry Meiller Show
Rivers And Lakes Clean-Up


Science of Healthy Lakes


The science of lake management has advanced significantly over the last few decades. We better understand natural science – how lakes function and the importance of shorelands to lake health, as well as the social science – how people and their attitudes and behaviors affect lakes.

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