Citizen-scientists survey Northside waters for aquatic invasive species

By Sheila LearyFriends of Cherokee Marsh Northsider Jim Siebers volunteers with Friends of Cherokee Marsh. Photo by Sheila Leary Nineteen citizen-scientists assembled...

Warner Lagoon water quality meeting set for Oct. 29 at WPCRC

By Sally SwensonCity of Madison The City of Madison invites the community to attend and engage in a public meeting for the Warner Lagoon Water Quality...

Relics from old water tower come home to Lake View Hill Park

By Dan TortoriceFriends of Lake View Hill Park In just over 10 years from now, we will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the creation of...

Lake View Hill designated as a Monarch waystation

By Nelson EismanFriends of Lake View Hill Park To celebrate our 40th anniversary, Annette and I went to Mexico in January 2017 to see the wintering...

Friends of Hartmeyer Natural Area work to preserve precious wetland

The Hartmeyer Nature Area provides water retention that reduces runoff and flooding, and serves as home to a variety of wildlife. Photo from Friends of Hartmeyer Facebook page

What the heck is plogging?

By Dan TortoriceFriends of Lake View Hill Park You might be a plogger and not even know it. 

Wisconsin turtles face declining populations

A painted turtle nesting at Warner Park. Photo by Kathlean Wolf By Kathlean WolfWild Warner “A large snapping turtle is laying eggs...

New pier installed at School Road boat landing

By Jan AxelsonNorthside News Madison Parks has installed a new floating pier at the School Road boat landing. Unlike the previous fixed pier, which flooded in...

Warner Beach bathhouse construction moving forward

By Beth SluysNorthside News Plans for the upcoming Warner Beach bathhouse construction moved forward during a public meeting that took place July 9. The main focus...

Improved waste oil drop-off site ready for use

By Jan AxelsonNorthside News Northsiders who change their own motor oil have a new, improved drop-off site for used oil. Located in the parking area at...