Learn more about the science behind the issues impacting our lakes!
Yahara Lakes 101 is a series of educational events open to the public. These monthly lectures are a great chance for residents to learn more about the science behind the issues impacting our lakes. Each month, we feature a different expert to make the science accessible and interesting to technical and non-technical audiences alike.
Enjoy a presentation and questions and answers over coffee and pastries at The Edgewater.
Join us at Yahara Lakes 101
Events are held at The Edgewater. Come at 7:30 a.m. for a meet-and-greet and to enjoy coffee, pastries, and fruit. The program begins at 8 a.m., and class is dismissed by 9 a.m. Complimentary event parking will be available at The Edgewater.
Admission is FREE for 2020 Friends of Clean Lakes and Lake Partners. If you are not a Friend or Lake Partner, admission is $10 per event. Online registration for each event is requested for all attendees.
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Join us ONLINE on Wednesday, June 10th for Yahara Lakes 101 to discover the beauty and basics of rain gardens with Paul Skawinski.Find out more »
The series is produced in partnership with the UW-Madison Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and UW-Extension Lakes, with presenting sponsors First Weber Foundation and Johnson Financial Group, hosting sponsor The Edgewater, supporting sponsor National Guardian Life Insurance Company, and media partner the Isthmus.