The University of Wisconsin-Madison Water Resources Management graduate student cohort at the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies will provide management recommendations and promote community engagement surrounding the Waubesa Wetlands watersheds. A report on the findings and a discussion of management considerations will be provided to the Capital Area Regional Planning Commission (CARPC), the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR), the City of Fitchburg, the Town of Dunn, and other interested stakeholders by 2019.

Specifically, the project team will meet the following objectives:

Graduate Students in the University of Wisconsin - Madison's Water Resources Management program focusing on the Waubesa Wetlands watershed. From left to right: Stephanie Herbst, Mitch Buthod, Rachel Johnson, Kyle Pepp, Lianna Johnson, Courtney Botelho, and Némesis Ortiz-Declet. Photo taken by Amanda Smith.


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