Monthly Archives: December 2011

Lake Wingra Watershed Boundary

A watershed is an area of land that separates waters flowing to different rivers, basins, or seas, in this case Lake Wingra.  The Lake Wingra watershed has a natural ground watershed determined by the lay of the land, and a … Continue reading

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Lake Wingra Springs Threatened by Two Construction Projects

Madison, Dec. 9, 2011—You may have seen the current office building/apartment constructions at Parman Place, and a new apartment building going up behind Jac’s Restaurant, both on Monroe Street.  Both projects are good examples of urban infill (instead of suburban … Continue reading

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