Volunteers Needed

Contact: Brad Kupfer

Event Details

Contact: Brad Kupfer

715-484-2520      bradkupfer53@outlook.com

Summary

COMPLETED

  • Shoreline/shallow water assessments
  • Point-intercept aquatic plant surveys
  • Specimens for each species collected, bagged and sent to UWSP for verification
  • Aquatic invasive species surveys
  • Pickerel Lake: Eurasian Water Milfoil found at 43% of the  711 point-intercept locations
  • Crane Lake: 6 point-intercept locations around 75 plants  
  • Water quality sampling, including dissolved oxygen and temperature profiles

ON-GOING

  • Point intercept-data  compared against previous point-intercept plant surveys
  •  Compiling Eurasian Water Milfoil preliminary information (either visual or raked) 

FUTURE PLANS

  • LMP Survey mailed to Pickerel and Crane Lakes Homeowners
  • Survey results compiled and reported to membership

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Wild Rice Beds

Summary

September, 2019

3-4 acres in size

Maximum depth of 2 1/2 - 3 feet

Seedling rate of 150 pounds green rice per acre

Total of 450 pounds

Attracts waterfowl

Provides natural fish habitat

Improves water quality

Contact

Mike Preul

Director of Fisheries

  Sokaogon Chippewa Community

3051 Sand Lake Road

Crandon, WI 54520

715-478-7621