State of the Wisconsin Riverway Symposium
Event Dates
  • 10/12/2018 9:00 am
  • 10/13/2018 9:00 am
Event Description

Join Friends of the Lower Wisconsin Riverway for a fun and educational two days of Riverway Exploration! The "State of the Riverway" symposium kicks off with more than a dozen presentations and culminates with a banquet dinner that brings the memory of August Derleth to life through an impersonation of the prolific Sauk City writer by David Schweiter. Truly entertaining!

Presentations include: The LWR: its History and Future: Mark Cupp, executive director of the Lower Wis. Riverway Board Preserving and Enjoying Dark Skies: Lynda Schweikert & John Heasley When the Wisconsin River Flowed Backward: Eric Carson The LWR: Great Habitats, Great Birds: Mike Mossman Secrets of the Paddlefish, The LWR’s Most Unusual Fish: John Lyons and many more! Join us Saturday on the Watershed Bus Tour, Ecology and Geology Bus Tour, or Paddle Tour!


The Vintage Brewing Company, 600 Water St, Sauk City, WI 53583

Questions? Contact Mike Mossman at, or 608-370-1208.


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