River Cleanup Thank you

Thank you! Thanks to your volunteer effort, the spring Namekagon River cleanup on April 28th was a great success. It was a great way to celebrate National Park Week with our friends at the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway.  While it was a bit disappointing to see the amount of litter that we picked up from…

River Cleanup Event – April 28th

Join with the Namekagon River Partnership on Saturday, April 28th for our first annual Namekagon River cleanup event. We are celebrating National Park Week with our friends at the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway.  Our meeting place will be the Hayward Landing (Highway 27 near the DNR Ranger Station) at 9am.  A river map can be…

The Heritage Initiative

The Heritage Initiative – Many Waters, Many Stories, One Special Place The Heritage Initiative is a community project asking our neighbors in the Namekagon – St. Croix River region if a National Heritage Area would be a good fit for our area. The Initiative seeks to identify shared stories and special places, discuss benefits and…

4-3-12 Steering Group

The Steering Advisory Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, April 3rd at 1:00pm for a work session to discuss our plans for the April 21st Heritage Discovery Workshop, the April 28th Namekagon River cleanup event, an Executive Summary of the inter-jurisdictional Namekagon – St. Croix Rivers Fisheries Management Plan draft report, and…

Mission & Goals

The Steering Group continues to refine our mission and goals statements, and to solicit and tabulate public feedback regarding the Namekagon River and the organization. Please share your thoughts and insights with us. Who is NRP?: The Namekagon River Partnership (NRP) is a citizen-based group that supports and promotes educational opportunity, scientific study, and stewardship of the Namekagon River and…

3-6-12 Steering Group

The Steering Advisory Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, March 6th at 1:00pm for a work session to finalize our mission, goals, and membership brochure. You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 3-6-12 Link to Steering Group documents http://namekagon.org/?page_id=40…

2-14-12 Steering Group

The Steering Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Tuesday, February 14 at 1:00pm for a work session to continue 2012 planning (agenda download below). You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 2-14-12 Minutes from 2-14-12 Steering Group Session…

2-9-12 Public Listening Session

Namekagon River Partnership Wants Your Ideas & Involvement (Press Release) One of the nation’s treasures, the Namekagon River, flows from and through a 1,000 square-mile watershed here in northwest Wisconsin. The Namekagon, along with the St. Croix River, became one of the first eight rivers to be adopted by the National Wild and Scenic River…

1-17-12 Steering Group

The Steering Group will be meeting at the Seeley Sawmill Saloon on Monday, January 17 at 1:00pm for a work session to discuss organizational start-up tasks and early 2012 planning (agenda download below). You are invited to attend and participate. Downloads below require free Adobe Reader (www.adobe.com) Work Session Agenda NRP Steering Group Agenda 1-17-12 Minutes from 1-17-12…

Namakagon Tales

Namakagon Tales of The School House Gang “A more or less factual account of the meanderings and adventures of a few dedicated, dyed in the wool trout fishermen and how these events led to the close association of these kindred spirits into a close knit association which the natives of northern Wisconsin call “The School…