Carl Watras http://wxpr.org en Great Lakes and Little Lakes: Rise and Fall Are Linked Together http://wxpr.org/post/great-lakes-and-little-lakes-rise-and-fall-are-linked-together <p>A new study from the University of Wisconsin’s Trout Lake Station links the rise and fall of Northwoods lakes with the rise and fall of the Great Lakes. &nbsp;</p><p>It also shows some troubling signs of falling water levels in the past twenty years - that break the cycle of the last seventy. &nbsp;And it’s not clear what’s driving these changes. &nbsp;</p><p><em>&nbsp;“So here’s one with a lid that’s coming off relatively easily.&nbsp; And so now with the lid off and our well open..."&nbsp;</em></p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 14335 at http://wxpr.org Great Lakes and Little Lakes: Rise and Fall Are Linked Together Goodbye Little Rock Lake Curtain http://wxpr.org/post/goodbye-little-rock-lake-curtain <p>A landmark study on acid rain came to an end today.&nbsp; Researchers took down a barrier that’s divided Little Rock Lake in two for nearly thirty years.&nbsp; Dismantling the curtain was no easy task.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 22:26:03 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 5770 at http://wxpr.org Goodbye Little Rock Lake Curtain Landmark Study Ending on Little Rock http://wxpr.org/post/landmark-study-ending-little-rock <p>Thirty years of scientific study on a Vilas County lake will come to an end on Monday.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:46:08 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 5600 at http://wxpr.org Landmark Study Ending on Little Rock