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2016 Annual Meeting Presentation

2016 Annual Meeting Presentation

The Friends of Starkweather Creek met on October 27th at the Goodman Community Center to share information about our accomplishments and present on a water quality monitoring study of the creek. Here is a link to our slideshow. Enjoy! 2016 Annual Meeting Presentation

FreshWater Engineering Report on Star...

FreshWater Engineering Report on Starkweather Creek

Friends of Starkweather Creek is proud to have worked with the City of Madison Engineering and FreshWater Engineering to produce an updated report on sampling for toxicities on the creek. Here is a link to the draft report. Draft Final Semipermeable Membrane Device (SPMD) Water Quality Sampling Study of Starkweather Creek The original sampling for […]

City of Madison Engineering is explor...

City of Madison Engineering is exploring putting a treatment system on the East Branch of Starkweather Creek

July 2016 Trickle Newsletter

July 2016 Trickle Newsletter

2016 Calendar of Events

2016 Calendar of Events

Friends of Starkweather Creek 2016 Calendar of Events CONTACT US at info@starkweatherfriends.org if you want to volunteer to help at our listed events or if you’d like to lead a bike/hike/canoe tour.  June 11th:    Tree Walk led by Sean Gere. 10:00 am. Walking Tour of Starkweather Creek led by certified arborist Sean Gere of Gere Tree […]

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

June 2016 Trickle Newsletter

Starkweather Tree Walk

Starkweather Tree Walk

Come learn more about the trees around Starkweather Creek at our Tree Walk this Saturday 6/11 at 10am. Meet at Olbrich Park near the Olbrich Beach. The tour will be led by certified arborist Sean Gere of Gere Tree Care.

FSC February Agenda

FSC February Agenda

Friends of Starkweather Creek Board February 16, 2016 7 pm, Goodman Community Center Agenda Water Quality Monitoring – Laura Rozumalski, P.E., President, FreshWater Engineering LLC Carpenter Ridgeway Neighborhood improvements – Melissa Denman Budget – Doug Johnson Outreach – Watershed wanderers update Quarterly Meeting with City of Madison – agenda items discussion Voit Property Redevelopment Plan […]

Our Waters Our Future: Writing Contes...

Our Waters Our Future: Writing Contest

What’s your vision of a positive future for water and people in south-central Wisconsin? The “Our Waters, Our Future” Writing Contest seeks inspiring short stories that can fuel conversations and actions to ensure healthy waters and vibrant communities for generations to come. The winning story will be published in Madison Magazine. Top finalists will receive other […]

Out and about

Out and about

Just getting out and seeing the fall colors. Send us your photos we love to see what our watershed has to offer!