Potential New Technology for the Rome Lakes

The Tri-Lakes Management District board has been actively pursuing solutions or resolutions to combat the current poor condition of our 3 lakes. The lakes are considered eutrophic, meaning they are rich in nutrients and so supporting a dense plant population, the decomposition of which kills animal life by depriving it of oxygen. This is a […]

Special Announcement

We are now a registered nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization called the 14 Mile Watershed Alliance. This allows us to broaden our outreach to the entire 14 mile watershed.

Clean Water Cooperator Program

Learn about the Clean Water Cooperator program Take direct action and become a CLEAN WATER COOPERATOR!  Show that you care about the health of our waters by pledging to follow proven fertilizer guidelines that can help keep our waters healthy.  For your commitment, you will receive a beautiful CLEAN WATER COOPERATOR sign to proudly show […]

Clean Water Cooperator – July 2019

Gene and Laurie have been residents for many years. In 2009, they took notice of the changes at Lake Sherwood. They became aware that a change in habit and behavior was necessary if the lake was to return to its former glory.  

Clean Water Cooperator – October, 2019

Karyl and Norb Affeldt bought their existing home with the beautiful view on the narrows of Lake Sherwood in 2000 as a weekend retreat and future retirement home.

Clean Water Cooperator – August 2019

Shortly after moving to Lake Camelot late in 2004, Barb started working at Tri-Lakes Management District. Her job exposed her to learning the importance of shoreline buffers and inspired her to ‘do her part’ to help the health of the lake.  

Clean Water Cooperator – November, 2019

Wendy and Dave Newsom bought their home on a large bay on upper Camelot from Wendy’s grandparents who had it built when the lakes were first developed in the 70s.

EPA and DNR approve Nine Key Element Plan

EPA and DNR approve the 14 Mile Creek Watershed Nine Key Element Plan for restoration of the watershed! June 8, 2020 – Rome, WI – DNR Water Resources Management Specialist Andrew Craig announced the conditional approval of the Nine Key Element Plan for the 14 Mile Creek Watershed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  It’s conditional […]