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​Lake Organizations

Outstanding Lake Organization
  ​Lake Organizations
Capacity Corner
    (People of the Lakes) 
    (Lake List Directory)
 Grants​ (exit site)​​​

The first lake organization in Wisconsin was organized about 1898.  Today, over ​500 lake associations and 212 lake districts are are working for (and in) Wisconsin's lakes.

People of the Lakes: A Guide for Wisconsin Lake Organizations

​    Full publication​ (pdf 5.8 MB)
    Individual chapters:

  Chapter 33 - Wisconsin State Statutes (.pdf) (exit site)
  Amendments to Chapter 33 Lake District Law - Effective May 1, 2004

  What is a Lake District? - FAQs about Lake Districts
  Sample petition for lake district formation (Microsoft Word Format)
  Sample petition for lake district formation (Adobe Acrobat .pdf format)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​     

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