Great Fish Trap – May 1839

“…Great Fish Trap, a short ways above the mouth of the Namekagon River…  Here many huge rocks had been placed across the head of the rapids, about 10 feet apart, presumably done by early man.  How or when this had been done and by whom is not known.  The first engineers that build this obstruction…

Stakeholders

The following have agreed to be a stakeholder in our organization (as of August 15th): Bayfield County Lakes Forum Bayfield County Land & Water Conservation Department Bayfield Regional Conservancy Cable Natural History Museum “Canoes on Wheels” program Friends of the St. Croix Headwaters Hayward Fly Fishing Company National Park Service / St. Croix National Scenic…

Steering Group Draft Timeline

The following time line of Steering Group tasks has been proposed (as of August 9th): August-September 2011- talk with stakeholders September-October 2011- hold public meeting(s) October-November 2011- organization planning meeting- before winter departure December 2011-  Write Articles of Incorporation December 2011-  Submit WI Nonstock Corporation application (Chapter181) January 2012- Meet with DNR staff to discuss…

Meeting on August 8, 2011

There was an initial gathering of individuals interested in forming a Namekagon River organization.  The meeting was held at the Cable Natural History Museum.  A decision was made to proceed, and to form a Steering Group to define and start-up the group. Downloads (require Adobe Reader) Namekagon River Group Agenda 8-8-11 Namekagon River Group Draft…