Lake Winnebago Clean Waters Project


There is a project underway in the Fond du Lac Area to protect Lake Winnebago and its Watershed. The effort is called the Lake Winnebago Clean Waters Project. The Project has a presence on Facebook and hosts this Project website. 

About the Lake Winnebago Clean Waters Project:

Purpose: To protect Lake Winnebago by reducing harmful runoff in the watershed.

Project Vision:  We envision a community that is educated and involved in the reduction of harmful runoff in the Lake Winnebago watershed.

Our Core Values:
  • Educational
  • Positive Partnering
  • Motivating
  • Taking Action
  • Community-wide

         "Working Together for Lake              

Recent Announcements

  • 2015.4.22 Video on Runoff and Lake Winnebago This video was prepared by FondyFive, a team of the Association of Commerce's Leadership FdL program. Clean Water Starts in Our Backyard
    Posted Apr 23, 2015, 11:46 AM by Ellen Balthazor
  • 12.15.14 Upcoming Event on Runoff Rules, etc.
    Posted Dec 15, 2014, 7:25 PM by Ellen Balthazor
  • 12.11.14 Upcoming Event In partnership with the Public Library, the Clean Waters Project and the Lake Winnebago Quality Improvement Association are sponsoring an event on January 13th at the Library. The event is ...
    Posted Dec 11, 2014, 1:06 PM by Ellen Balthazor
  • 11.19.14 Ag and Runoff For a very interesting article on a Wisconsin project to reduce phosphorus entering streams from farms, click here.
    Posted Nov 19, 2014, 7:02 PM by Ellen Balthazor
  • 10.19.14 Garden Update Since we asked the City to fill the water barrels at the garden, there has been plenty of rain! We still need to weed the garden before cold weather sets ...
    Posted Oct 19, 2014, 10:42 AM by Ellen Balthazor
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Working Together can be Worthwhile and Fun!

An Example of a Community Project

For a Fond du Lac area example, go to the "Demonstration Sites" page
and click on "Public" and then "Lakeside Park West Native Plant Garden"

          The Lake Winnebago Clean Waters Project is a Fond du Lac area-
          wide community project which was initiated by the Lake Winnebago 
          Quality Improvement Association of Fond du Lac  County. The Lake 
          Winnebago Quality Improvement Association (LWQIA), an IRS 
          designated  501(c)(3) not for profit organization, serves as the fiscal 
          agent for the Clean Waters Project.