Title: Stewardship Trust must be protected
Wisconsin has a rich history of protecting wild lands for public use, including lakes, shorelands and wetlands, through the Wisconsin Land Stewardship Trust.
Title: Recycling programs must be protected
The Problem: The Governor’s proposed budget does away with both the state subsidy for municipal recycling programs as well as the state mandate for such programs.
BCLF Resolution title: Phosphorus and runoff rules must be protected
The Problem: The proposed biennial budget bill rolls back regulations designed to protect waterways from weed-producing phosphorus and other pollutants that wash from streets and construction sites.
BCLF Resolution: Call for WCC and NRB study of fireworks options
The Problem: Aerial fireworks, now used to celebrate many events in Wisconsin, result in heavy metals and toxic perchlorates being released into the air we breathe and water we consume.
Resolution 2009-1: Fishing Tournaments
Whereas: – Fishing tournaments occur frequently on Bayfield County Lakes; and
Resolution 2009-2: Fireworks over waters
Whereas: Fireworks are now promoted year ’round as a means of celebration; and
Resolution 2008-3: Aquatic Plant Transport Penalty Increase
The Problem: Some who violate laws prohibiting transport of aquatic invasive species and/or aquatic plants are not affected enough by the fine to cause a change in their behavior.
Phosphous Lawn Fertilizers
BAYFIELD COUNTY LAKES FORUM RESOLUTION TO SUPPORT IMPLEMENTATION OF A COUNTYWIDE BAN ON SALE AND USE OF PHOSPHORUS LAWN FERTILIZERS
Transportation of Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS)
BAYFIELD COUNTY LAKES FORUM RESOLUTION TO SUPPORT COUNTYWIDE RESTRICTION OF TRANSPORTATION OF AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES
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