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.
George Williams College of Aurora University is partnering with local lake-related organizations for Lake Study Day on Wednesday, April 29. This day is open to the community with a focus on the educational, recreational, cultural and environmental aspects of Geneva Lake. Activities include: (a) free exhibits presented by local lake- related organizations; (b) view the depths of the lake through an underwater robotic camera (ROV); (c) special presentations for local elementary school children taught by GWC students; and (d) free training sessions including Wisconsin DNR programs “Clean Boats, Clean Waters” and “Citizen Lake Monitoring Network”. For more information on Lake Study Day, contact Christopher Wells at 262-245-8570.
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.