WELCOME TO THE OKAUCHEE LAKE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT HOME PAGE
To view the most recent Lake Level Reports, click on the “Reports” page.
Waukesha County AIS Staff recently joined efforts with Carroll University students to establish a Galerucella beetle nursery as a biological control measure to control purple loosestrife in wetland areas. Are you aware that Clean Boats Clean Water signage and tools are being added to various launch sites in the County? Please look for the signage and feel free to use the tools! Also, Clean Boats, Clean Waters certified boat inspector training is taking place May 6-20 in locations near you. Please check the training dates via the link to the newsletter. Each newsletter is available to you by visiting the Waukesha County AIS webpage at www.waukeshacounty.gov/AIS.
Recently a postcard was sent to riparian owners as notification of 2017 chemical weed treatment for Okauchee Lake. The 2017 chemical treatment application, maps and permit can be found on the “Reports” page of this website.
Everyone needs to replace or rebuild a pier now and then. Not sure of the correct size or location? Sometimes the rules have changed since the last pier construction. Don’t worry! There is a place where people can go to find out the DNR rules and regulations. Please click the following link to visit the DNR webpage that will answer many FAQs:
Starry Stonewort has recently been found in Sturgeon Bay. Please see the article on the “Reports” page. Please continue to be diligent in keeping your boat, trailer and recreational equipment clean after traveling to other lakes. Also, please continue to be watchful for Starry Stonewort in area lakes- especially near boat launch sites. If you believe you have located Starry Stonewort, please contact Brad Steckart, Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator at 262-335-4806 and leave a message if he is unavailable noting the location you believe you saw the plant.