Milwaukee Newswire

Milwaukee Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Milwaukee, WI.

Results 1 - 20 of 23 for "u:dnr.wi.gov" in Milwaukee, WI

  1. Top three online tools to boost your fall fishing along Lake Michigan tributariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | State of Wisconsin

    Lake Michigan chinook and coho salmon are making their spawning runs up Lake Michigan tributaries now, and while flooding has made fishing in some areas challenging, anglers are encouraged to check out a trio of online resources to monitor fishing conditions and enjoy an exciting fall fishery. DNR Creel Clerk Reni Rydlewicz gets ready to measure and record an angler's haul of a rainbow trout, chinook salmon and a brown trout earlier this month.

    Comment?

  2. Sturgeon Fest set for Sept. 29 at Lakeshore State Park in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | State of Wisconsin

    Join in the fun at Sturgeon Fest at Lakeshore State Park in downtown Milwaukee on Sept. 29 and be part of restoring lake sturgeon to Lake Michigan.

    Comment?

  3. Online tools show hunters where baiting and feeding is bannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | State of Wisconsin

    Before taking part in upcoming hunting seasons or placing feed for wildlife, hunters and wildlife enthusiasts should be sure to check the baiting and feeding webpage and verify which counties currently prohibit wildlife baiting and feeding activities. Since the end of the 2017 deer season, Milwaukee, Lincoln, Washington, Marinette, Langlade, Florence, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau, Dodge, Fond du Lac, & Sheboygan counties have been added to the ban.

    Comment?

  4. Snake and Turtle Fest comes to Havenwoods State Forest Oct. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    The public is invited to come to Havenwoods State Forest on Oct. 6 for a slithery, scaly day--Snake and Turtle Fest. Visitors can meet Wisconsin native snakes and turtles close up, take a hike to search for herps, discover reptile adaptations through activities and games, make snake and turtle crafts, bid in a silent auction to benefit education programs, purchase lunch or snacks.

    Comment?

  5. Public meeting set on dredging at South MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    A public meeting to discuss the disposal of dredged material from the Kinnickinnic River in Pulaski Park will be held by the Department of Natural Resources at 4 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in the Common Council Chambers of the South Milwaukee City Administration Building, 2424 15th Avenue, South Milwaukee. The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District is proposing to place dredged material from a portion of the Kinnickinnic River located in Milwaukee County's Pulaski Park, Milwaukee onto the Falk Landfill, which is owned by Rexnord.

    Comment?

  6. More than 99 percent of Wisconsin's public water systems met safe drinking water standards in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    More than 99 percent of the state's public water systems provided water that met safe drinking water standards, according to the 2017 Annual Drinking Water Report published by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources this month. "The annual report reflects the hard work that is being done by public system operators, DNR staff and our federal, state and local partners," said Steve Elmore, program director for DNR Bureau of Drinking Water and Groundwater.

    Comment?

  7. TWEETRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    The City of Milwaukee is an applicant for funding through the SDWLP to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails the replacement of lead service lines and water main relay throughout the City of Milwaukee.

    Comment?

  8. TWEETRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    The City of Milwaukee is an applicant for funding through the SDWLP to address deficiencies in their public drinking water system. The project entails the replacement water main relays throughout the City of Milwaukee.

    Comment?

  9. TWEETRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Summer is on its way and so is the latest issue of Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine. The current edition focuses on everything that's great about summer in Wisconsin, starting with the cover story on a special songbird, the Kirtland's warbler.

    Comment?

  10. TWEETRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Wisconsin State Parks are kicking off a new initiative called OutWiGo -- pronounced "Out-We-Go" to promote good health through the great outdoors. People looking to get moving, get motivated or just get outside will be encouraged throughout the year to visit a Wisconsin State Park System property to participate in outdoor activities with the goal of improving their overall health and wellness.

    Comment?

  11. Natural Resources Board to meet April 11 in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    A request for adoption of the proposed 2018 waterfowl hunting seasons, a request to purchase property for a new Milwaukee service center and an update on elk management and Wisconsin's first planned elk hunt are among the items the state Natural Resources Board will address at its April meeting. The board will convene at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, in Room G09 of the State Natural Resources Building , 101 S. Webster St., Madison.

    Comment?

  12. Environmental review of City of West Milwaukee project for the Safe Drinking Water Loan ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    The City of West Milwaukee is an applicant for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to make improvement in its public drinking water system. The project entails the replacement of lead service lines and water main relay throughout the City of West Milwaukee.

    Comment?

  13. Environmental Protection Agency approves plan to improve water quality in the Milwaukee river basinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Efforts to improve water quality throughout the Milwaukee basin continue to move forward with Environmental Protection Agency approval of the Milwaukee River Basin Total Maximum Daily Load plan. The approved TMDL plan aims to reduce phosphorus and other pollutants entering the Menomonee, Kinnickinnic and Milwaukee rivers as well as the Milwaukee Harbor Estuary.

    Comment?

  14. Spring issue of Wisconsin Natural Resources feature DNR 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    The Spring edition of Wisconsin Natural Resources magazine is on its way to readers, and the first issue of 2018 focuses on a celebration: It's the Department of Natural Resources' 50th anniversary. The agency and the Natural Resources Board that guides it were created in 1968 by a merger of the Wisconsin Conservation Department and Resource Development Department.

    Comment?

  15. VHS found in gizzard shad in Port Washington Harbor fish killRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Test results have confirmed that VHS as well as one other pathogen was found associated with a late January fish kill of gizzard shad in Port Washington Harbor, according to state fish health experts. DNR officials have also looked into a report of gizzard shad mortalities in the Menomonee River .

    Comment?

  16. Visit the DNR at the 2018 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show, March 7-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Outdoor enthusiasts will have an opportunity to meet Department of Natural Resources staff at the 2018 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show which opens Wednesday, March 7, and runs through Sunday, March 11, at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State Fair Park, 8200 W. Greenfield Ave. in West Allis. DNR Secretary Dan Meyer said the relationship between the agency and the sports show dates to the days when the agency was called the Wisconsin Conservation Department.

    Comment?

  17. Visit the DNR at the 2018 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show, March 7-11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Outdoor enthusiasts will have an opportunity to meet Department of Natural Resources staff at the 2018 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Sports Show which opens Wednesday, March 7, and runs through Sunday, March 11, at the Wisconsin Exposition Center at State Fair Park, 8200 W. Greenfield Ave. in West Allis. DNR Secretary Dan Meyer said the relationship between the agency and the sports show dates to the days when the agency was called the Wisconsin Conservation Department.

    Comment?

  18. Urban trees well-loved by private residential landownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    Private residential landowners feel the most important benefits the trees in their yard provide are beauty, shade and cooling, improved air quality, privacy, and making their neighborhood a better place to live, according to the results of the recent Wisconsin Urban Landowner Survey. As part of a joint project involving the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Extension and the U.S. Forest Service, 6,000 surveys were sent to private residential landowners including apartment and condo owners, homeowners and multi-family housing unit owners in Green Bay, Madison, Milwaukee and Wausau.

    Comment?

  19. Light snow, accumulating to several inches, fell across the southern p...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    For current statewide information on statewide snow conditions, log onto the Wisconsin Department of Tourism's Snow Conditions Report . Light snow, accumulating to several inches, fell across the southern portion of the state this past week, with up to 6 inches in other areas farther north.

    Comment?

  20. Environmental review of City of South Milwaukee project for the Safe Drinking Water Loan ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | State of Wisconsin

    SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis . - The City of South Milwaukee is an applicant for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program to make improvements to its public drinking water system.

    Comment?

Milwaukee Job Listings
View or post Milwaukee job listings on Topix.
Milwaukee Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Milwaukee from Topix.
Milwaukee Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Milwaukee on Topix.