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Aquatic Invasive Species Newsletter – March 2017

Are you aware that Clean Boats, Clean Waters certified boat inspector training is going on soon? Also, Waukesha County AIS Staff plans to join efforts to control purple loosestrife in wetland areas through the use of Galerucella beetles as a biological control measure. The public is invited to sign up for a free webinar put on by the Wisconsin First Detector Network on Friday, April 21st. Brad Steckart, the AIS Coordinator for Washington and Waukesha Counties will explain the purple loosestrife biocontrol program and how to get involved.  You can read all about these exciting opportunities in the March edition of the 2017 AIS newsletter!  Each newsletter is available to you by visiting the Waukesha County AIS webpage at www.waukeshacounty.gov/AISRead the rest

2015-2016 Shoreland Zoning Changes – Video Explanation Available

The Wisconsin Legislature has made major changes to shoreland zoning in 2015-16. These changes are described in three short video presentations. Please click the links below to access the new shoreland zoning video presentations.

1. Introduction to shoreland zoning and recent changes to required shoreland lot sizes

2. Changes to shoreland setbacks, vegetation protection and impervious surface standards

3. Changes to standards for buildings located close to the shoreline

Whole video (all three parts combined; 30 minutes) … Read the rest