Turtle Creek Blockage needs to be removed

On June 24-26, 2013 Turtle Creek flooded due to a week of heavy rains.
Many property owners along the creek watched as the waters creeped up over the bank and up towards their home (or in a few cases into their home). It crested on June 26 at 11.76 ft, the second highest level since April 21, 1973 […]

Concerns about weed growth in Turtle Creek

By Therese Oldenburg, Wisconsin Master Naturalist

This is my own personal, non-scientific observation about weed growth in Turtle Creek in the past three years 2013-2015. It appears as though weeds are starting to get a strong foothold in the creek and I have concerns about this. I have noticed more growth in the last two years than […]