Tag Archives: Token Creek

Dane County Trout Stream Habitat Improvement Project Implemented

In 1934 the Wisconsin Conservation Department (WCD) annexed land on private property near the Village of Token Creek in northeastern Dane County for the development of a large carp pond as a commercial venture. For the project, the Wisconsin Conservation … Continue reading

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Large Sewage Spill Near Cherokee Marsh and Yahara River

Madison, WI  November 28, 2014–The Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) reported on Wednesday November 26, that a contractor doing work for the utility earlier this month accidentally released about “500,000 gallons of untreated wastewater near Cherokee Golf Course”, according to … Continue reading

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A Sense of Place

Restoration Ecology in the Token Creek Watershed TOKEN CREEK, WISC. – For just one day–August 25–the public is invited to an exclusive guided walking tour of a pristine private farm next to the Token Creek County Park.  With a segment … 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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