COMMENTARY: Mining plan would hurt vital wetlands The Courier Life News (2/13) Since Wisconsin appears poised to ignore the advice of wetlands experts on the probable outcome of mining in the Penokees, it might yet fall to the Native Americans to stand as a final barrier to protect this precious natural resource.
Invasive gobies staking out new territory Great Lakes Echo (2/12) An uninvited outsider is rapidly showing up in new freshwater territory in Wisconsin—and a recent scientific study indicates the increasing impact the small fish.
Wisconsin Great Lakes Commission Since 1955, Wisconsin has been a valued member of the Great Lakes Commission.
Wisconsin Governor Profile Council of Great Lakes Governors Includes biography, inaugural address, State of the State address and related links.
Wisconsin's Water Library University of Wisconsin Water Resources Institute The Water Library is a collection of almost 30,000 volumes of water-related information plus links to additional sources on the Web.
wisconsin.gov wisconsin.gov is a starting point to guide you to the many resources available from Wisconsin state agencies, departments and other governmental branches.
Environment Clean Wisconsin Clean Wisconsin, an environmental advocacy organization, protects Wisconsin's clean water and air and advocates for clean energy by being an effective voice in the state legislature and by holding elected officials and corporations accountable.
Fishes of Wisconsin, by George C. Becker Wisconsin Sea Grant Now available online, Becker discusses Wisconsin waters and fisheries, and gives detailed species accounts of major Wisconsin fish families, including photographs.
Gathering Waters A land trust conservation organization formed in 1995 to assist land trusts, landowners and communities in their efforts to protect Wisconsin's land and water resources.
Ozaukee Washington Land Trust Through preservation and education, the OWLT protects the natural areas and open spaces of Ozaukee and Washington counties in southeastern Wisconsin.
Protecting Our Waters Milwaukee River Basin Partnership This web site provides local governments, developers and citizens with a planning guide that encourages good land-use decisions to protect Milwaukee River Basin water resources.
The State of Natural Resources (PDF) Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Concentrating of public health and safety, sustaining ecosystems, people, and outdoor recreation.
University of Wisconsin Sea Grant A statewide program of basic and applied research, education and technology transfer dedicated to the wise stewardship and sustainable use of Great lakes and ocean resources.
Wisconsin Coastal Management Program Established in 1978, this program seeks to preserve, protect and wisely use the resource of the Lake Michigan and Lake Superior coastline for current and future generations.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) WDNR's mission is To protect and enhance Wisconsin's natural resources, to provide a healthy, sustainable environment, and to ensure the right of all people to use and enjoy these resources.
Wisconsin Great Lakes Water Quality University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Institute Advocates the idea that "Great Lakes water quality protection is fundamentally a local concern."
Tourism The Great Lakes Circle Tour Ride along on the 6,500-mile Great Lakes Circle Tour: a scenic, international road system connecting the five Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River! For new visitors to the region, this online travel guide offers informational maps, road routes and estimated mileages, and links to major cities, camping and recreation areas, and natural attractions.
Baileys Harbor, Door County Provides tourism ideas, photographs and historical information for Baileys Harbor, located in Door County, Wisc.
The Lighthouses of Wisconsin Seeing The Light Join lighthouse buffs Terry and Sue Pepper on a voyage of discovery around the Great Lakes and through history. This site features extensive photography, research and observations of the lights.