The Geneva Lake Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of environmentally sensitive lands, open space and the unique character and quality of life of Walworth County, Wisconsin. Working with landowners, and government officials, the Conservancy advocates private and public land use and management decisions that assure responsible growth and protection of natural and historic resources.
Walworth County Land Use and Resource Management Department will be holding its 2016 Lakeshore Landscaping Workshop”, “Keeping It Green”, on Tuesday, March 15, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, at the Walworth County Government Center, Room 214, Elkhorn. Topics will include: Shoreland Zoning Update; DNR Regulations—What’s New in 2016; and Permeable Pavers, among others. The workshop cost of $20 covers materials and refreshments. Space is limited. Pre-registration is recommended. Call the County at 262-741-7910 for further information.
The White River County Park is a 195 acre property at the intersection of Sheridan Springs Road and Short Road in the Town of Lyons. The Park has outstanding access to the White River (over 9,200 lineal feet of frontage) as well as lush wetlands, forest and uplands currently in agricultural use.