Building a Pond can make you Happier

May 6, 2019

It’s something we most likely all sense in some fashion. Being near water just feels good. But recently, an article by Cottage Life spells out the actual science behind why we seek it out and…

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2019 Fisheries Info

March 4, 2019

With over 15,000 lakes, 32,000 miles of streams and rivers, and 820 miles of shoreline on two Great Lakes it comes as no surprise, fishing is a staple in Wisconsin.  The two go together like…

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Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource LLC becomes PRO Certified for ProcellaCOR™

September 7, 2018

Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource LLC, recognized as a leader in aquatic resource management, and as a SePRO Stewards of Water® has completed certification training to become PRO Certified for a New Game-Changing aquatic herbicide…

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Swim, fish, or wildlife ponds – What’s the difference?

January 24, 2018

Do we really need to give them a label or call them by a certain name? The quick answer is “Yes!”. While they all have some strong similarities, they have some significant differences that separate…

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5 Memorable Activities to do Right in Your Back Yard

December 21, 2017

1) Build a sand castle with your kids Who doesn’t like to pretend that you are the king or queen of your own castle? Having a swim pond with a beach can be enjoyable for…

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Pools vs. Ponds: Protect yourself from a liability claim

December 14, 2017

Article reposted from West Bend Cares Blog written by Scott Stueber on June 20, 2017 Pools and ponds can make for fun in the sun for you, your family, and friends, but they can also…

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2018 Winter Sediment Sampling | Pond Care

December 5, 2017

Pond Care: 2018 Winter Sediment Sampling Service WLPR offers an opportunity for pond owners to learn more about the health of their pond and the sediment that settles on the bottom over time.  The information…

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Dane County APM plan

June 14, 2017

Aquatic Plant Management Plans 2017 Aquatic Plant Survey Crew (L-R): Pete Jopke and Andrew Karleigh (Dane County), Jim Scharl and Joey Berg  (Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource LLC) Aquatic plant management plans provide an inventory…

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WLPR news!

March 16, 2017

Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource is excited for 2017. Please stay tuned for exciting pictures, videos and articles! If you have ideas or would like to share pics of your pond please email…

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Choosing The Perfect Pond Overflow Drain

March 13, 2017

With thawing temperatures returning to our region, the ice is melting, and many ponds are starting to transition to summer conditions. With this season change comes a few concerns for lined ponds if not designed…

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