September 6th – Confluence

The Namekagon Confluence Coming Together to Preserve Our Water Conversation One September 6, 2014, 9:00 – 12:00 Lakewoods Resort, Cable WI Sponsored by The Namekagon River Partnership When the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act was signed by President Lyndon Johnson back on October 2, 1968, the Namekagon River a tributary of the St.Croix River,…

Spring River Cleanup Event

Hello Everyone, The 3rd Annual Namekagon River Cleanup scheduled for early May 2014 has been canceled due to continued high water! Last year was a huge success and we anticipate another great cleanup event. Note:  The cleanup was rescheduled this year due to high water conditions. We will be gathering at the DNR boat landing in…

October 19th Watershed Tour

On Saturday, October 19th, the Watershed Team hosted a tour of the upper Namekagon River for watershed stakeholders.  Dave Thorson, Down to Earth Tours, kindly provided a van to facilitate discussions.  A tour map and list of sites can be downloaded NRP 10-19-13 Tour Sites (requires Adobe Reader). Click on images (below) to enlarge. Tour Objectives:…

2013 Photo Contest

A Day in the Life of the Namekagon – 2nd Annual NRP Autumn Photo Contest Important Note:  Photo entries are due by October 15, 2013. Photo Contest Entry Form: (requires Adobe Reader) NRP Photo Contest 2013 Entry Form Photo Contest Update: (requires Adobe Reader) Photo Contest 2013 Update Photo Contest News Release (requires Adobe Reader) NRP…

Leonards Gage Update

This station will likely be discontinued October 1, 2014 due to lack of funding. This is the message that now appears on the USGS Leonards Gage site: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?05331833 We are making some progress, as the Leonards Gage will be operational for another year, but only if we can come up with $2,500 in funding within…

Save Leonards Gage

This station will likely be discontinued October 1, 2013 due to lack of funding. This is the message that appears on the USGS Leonards Gage site: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?05331833 We need your help! The only river gage on the upper Namekagon River is in danger of shutting down.  This automated gage on Leonard School Road bridge provides…