James Scharl

Senior Biologist – Lakes Services Manager

James is a 2007 graduate of UW-Stevens Point with a Bachelor of Science in fisheries and limnology and biology minor. As an Aquatic Management Specialist, James has diverse experience with a focus on lake and aquatic plant management specializing on invasive species control.

With 16 years of experience, he has completed hundreds of aquatic plant surveys and aquatic invasive species control projects throughout all of Wisconsin, including securing grant funding for clients and writing aquatic plant and comprehensive lake management plans. James also brings experience in wetland delineation and reporting from large scale right of way projects to individual properties.

lake specialist

When not at work, James enjoys spending his free time on the water fishing, especially for musky, and with his wife, Jeannise, camping, boating, and traveling.