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Yahara Lakes 101

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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July 2019

Yahara Lakes 101 with Claire Gervais, MD

July 24, 2019 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am
$10
Yahara Lakes 101 with Claire Gervais

Join us to learn about important issues impacting our lakes

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September 2019

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Yahara Lakes 101 with Steve Vavrus

September 11, 2019 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am

Our climate is changing. But what are the impacts of climate change on our local communities, individual lives, and lakes?

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Yahara Lakes 101 Field Trip Edition

Yahara Lakes 101: Suck the Muck at Token Creek

September 24, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Yahara Lakes 101 is taking a field trip! Register today to join us for this educational event at Token Creek County Park.

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October 2019

Yahara Lakes 101 with John Lyons

October 9, 2019 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am
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Join us to learn about important issues impacting our lakes.

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November 2019

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Yahara Lakes 101 with Jeff Endres

November 13, 2019 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 am

Yahara Pride Farms - learn about its strategic urban-rural partnerships and how farmers are investing in lake health.

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January 2020

Yahara Lakes 101: History in the Mucking

Yahara Lakes 101 with Paul Garrison

January 8 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 am
The Edgewater, 1001 Wisconsin Place
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Join us for Yahara Lakes 101 to learn about the issues that impact our lakes!

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February 2020

Yahara Lakes 101: Women in Water & Sustainability

February 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Edgewater Hotel, 1001 Wisconsin Pl
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Yahara Lakes 101 Women in Water & Sustainability

Join Clean Lakes Alliance for this FREE edition of Yahara Lakes 101 to learn from women leading water and sustainability efforts in Wisconsin!

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March 2020

Yahara Lakes 101 with Daniel Wright

March 11 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am
The Edgewater, 1001 Wisconsin Place
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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$10
Yahara Lakes 101: Planning for a Hotter, Wetter, Wisconsin

Join us for Yahara Lakes 101 to learn about the issues that impact our lakes!

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May 2020

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Yahara Lakes 101: The Planning of Willow Creek (Online)

May 20 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am

Back to the Future: The Planning of Willow Creek as a Campus Amenity Join us for this ONLINE edition of Yahara Lakes 101 to learn about the issues that impact our lakes! Click here to register About this Talk Willow Creek is the end-of-pipe water course to a 1,900-acre urban watershed. But how can it be transformed into a green infrastructure destination on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus? In this month's talk, we'll hear from experts from the UW-Madison and…

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June 2020

Yahara Lakes 101: Rain Gardens

June 10 @ 3:00 am - 4:00 am
The Edgewater, 1001 Wisconsin Place
Madison, WI 53703 United States
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$10
Yahara Lakes 101: The Beauty and Basics of Rain Gardens (Online Edition)

Join us ONLINE on Wednesday, June 10th for Yahara Lakes 101 to discover the beauty and basics of rain gardens with Paul Skawinski.

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The series is produced in partnership with the UW-Madison Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, 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.

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