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DNR Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of The City Of Sun Prairie Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the City of Sun Prairie is an applicant for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program (SDWLP) to address deficiencies in its public drinking water system. The project includes the replacement of lead service lines throughout the City of Sun Prairie.

About/General | Awards | Environmental Protection | Monitoring | Recreation | Volunteer

DNR Names Madison Resident John Kessler State Natural Area Steward Of The Year

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced John Kessler, of Madison, was named the 2020 State Natural Area Volunteer Steward of the Year for his dedication to one of the prairie remnants of the Empire Prairies State Natural Area, an 11-acre hilltop prairie that is one of five sites remaining from a vast prairie that covered northern Dane and southern Columbia counties 200 years ago. 

Environmental Protection | Publications and Reports | Volunteer

New Report Highlights Volunteers’ Contributions To State Natural Areas

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is celebrating volunteers who work on their own or in socially-distanced small groups at State Natural Areas (SNAs) to help control invasive species, collect and plant native seeds and cut and burn brush during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Construction | Environmental Protection | Public Health | Public Input

DNR To Host Public Meeting On Dredging Materials In The Milwaukee Estuary Area Of Concern

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host a public meeting to discuss the disposal of dredged material from the Milwaukee Estuary Area of Concern.

Recreation | Safety | Boat

Boat Responsibly; Wear A Lifejacket

Longer days and warmer temps mean more boats are on the water, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds boaters that wearing a life jacket could save your life.