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Wisconsin spring waterfowl survey shows good breeding numbers

Madison — Wisconsin’s spring waterfowl population surveys show stable to increased numbers of breeding pairs, as well as relatively good wetland conditions that should result in increased production this year across most of the state. Taylor Finger, DNR migratory bird ecologist, said that while fewer numbers of birds were observed …

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Blue-green algae bloom season is here – Weekly News

Contact(s): Gina LaLiberte, DNR statewide blue-green algae coordinator Gina.LaLiberte@wisconsin.gov; 608-221-5377 OR, the Department of Health Services Media Line, 608-266-1683. Webinar about the health risks to be held July 16 MADISON — Heavy rains and high temperature are fueling the growth of blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, in water bodies …

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