The WDNR is proposing an amendment to the Master Plan for the Turtle Flambeau Scenic Waters Area (TFSWA) that would permit the construction of new ATV trails in the area. You can go here to get more information – information on proposed changes to the TFSWA Master Plan. As you may know, we surveyed our members in 2014 about this and other issues. You can go elsewhere on our website to …Read More
The 2014 Recreational Use Survey (“the survey”) was conducted during July and August of 2014. The survey was initiated by the Association’s Board of Directors in order to obtain measurable input and opinion from members on the topic of potential new or expanded recreational activities inside the Turtle Flambeau Scenic Waters Area (TFSWA). Survey results were analyzed with oversight from a (retired) professional survey analyst. Survey results will allow the Board to more clearly represent …Read More
On December 6th at 6:00 PM a meeting was held in Mercer at the Haines Building to discuss 1) the results of the DNR’s recent comprehensive walleye population survey on the Turtle Flambeau Flowage, and 2) potential changes that could or should be made to walleye regulations because of the findings of this survey. The meeting was led by Iron County fish biologist Zach Lawson. Our property owner’s association distributed advance notice of this meeting …Read More
Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Scott Reinhard. Scott was the current president of the Turtle Flambeau Flowage Association, Inc. and passed away in September.Read More
The latest newsletter from the Citizen Lake Monitoring Network is now available. you can read it here – https://www.uwsp.edu/cnr-ap/UWEXLakes/Documents/programs/CLMN/newsletter/MonitorFall2017.pdfRead More
Science on Tap is a series of rather informal scientific presentations on topics of interest to Wisconsin’s northwoods. The discussions are held monthly at the Minocqua Brewing Company, and are also available for online viewing. you can get more information here – http://www.scienceontapminocqua.org/about.htmlRead More
MERCER, Wis. – Those who fish the Turtle Flambeau Flowage should largely be pleased with the state of its fishery, according to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist Zach Lawson.
Lawson provided an update on the health of the flowage’s fishery and the results of an extensive survey of the water’s fish populations at the Pines restaurant in Mercer Tuesday as latest talk in the annual “Conservation on Tap” lecture series.Read More