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Hands-on Workshops 
(Agenda subject to change)

Your 41st annual Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention, combined with Wisconsin's Water Action Volunteers Symposium will offer several hands-on workshop opportunities for which you can pre-register. In addition to these workshops, there will also be Special Technical Sessions, Concurrent Sessions, the high-energy Poster Session, and the Awards Banquet and Ceremony celebrating lake and river stewards, as well as keynote and lunch speakers. Don't forget to check out all of the other networking opportunities and concurrent sessions!

Wednesday, April 10 - All Day Workshops - 9:00 am-4:00 pm

  • Beyond Free Fishing Weekend - More Than Just a Weekend! (Limit 25)
  • Training & Website Construction (Limit 12) (Additional Fee $50) FULL
  • Water Action Volunteer Introductory Monitoring Training (Limit 12)

Wednesday, April 10 - Morning Workshops - 9:00 am-12:00 pm

  • Lake District Commissioner Introduction (Limit 50)
  • Starting a Native Plant-growing Volunteer Program (Limit 50)
  • Citizen Lake Monitoring Network Refresher (Limit 40)
  • How to Start a Lake Association, River, Watershed, or Friends Group (Limit 12)
  • Loon Ranger (Limit 30)
  • SWIMS for Beginners (Limit 25)

Wednesday, April 10 - Afternoon Workshops - 1:00-4:00 pm

  • Advanced Lake District Commissioner (Limit 50) (Additional Fee $40)
  • Living Habitats (Limit 36) FULL
  • Getting the Message Out: Lake and River Communication (Limit 40)
  • An Introduction to Lake Eutrophication Modeling (Limit 40)
  • Lake District Treasurer Training (Limit 40)
  • Introduction to Cyanobacteria: Identification, Ecology, Health Effects, and Tracking (Limit 30)
  • Aquatic Plant Ecology and Identification (Limit 25) (Additional Fee $25)​​​​​​ FULL
  • Advanced SWIMS and Viewers (Limit 25)

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