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Wingra Watershed Planning–Infiltration Team Recommends 25% Increase in Infiltration to Groundwater

In the Lake Wingra Watershed in an average year, the surface (storm water) runoff  from rainfall, snow melt, and other sources, totals an estimated 82,968,732 cubic feet (or 620,649,732 gallons.)  Of this volume, 37,892,637 cubic feet (283, 456,637 gallons) is … Continue reading

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More Lake Shoreline Clean Up Events This Week

The 25th annual Take a Stake in the Lakes Days continues this week with a trio of fun events such as, “Paddle With The Birds on Lake Wingra on Tuesday June 12th; Paddle to Work Day on Thursday June 14th; … Continue reading

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