Michele Sadauskas http://wxpr.org en AIS Poster Contest Spreads Awareness, Not Species http://wxpr.org/post/ais-poster-contest-spreads-awareness-not-species <p>Kids at Rhinelander schools celebrated winning awards in an aquatic invasive species poster contest Wednesday.&nbsp; The contest spans nine Northwoods counties…and asks kids to design a poster and slogan that spreads awareness of aquatic invasives. &nbsp;</p><p>Central Intermediate School fourth grade students Reagan&nbsp;Hartman and Elise Tesch took first and second place in their division.&nbsp;</p><p>“Well I drew a boat…and I wrote stop and pick off invasive species," Hartman explained.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:00:06 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 19579 at http://wxpr.org AIS Poster Contest Spreads Awareness, Not Species Boat Monitors Prepare To Defend Lakes Against Invasives http://wxpr.org/post/boat-monitors-prepare-defend-lakes-against-invasives <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Our lakes may still be covered in ice, but volunteer lake monitors are gearing up for a season of keeping invasive species at bay.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Dozens of volunteers gathered this week in Rhinelander for a refresher on rules and protocols.&nbsp; Oneida County Aquatic Invasives Coordinator Michele Sadauskas&nbsp;says they’re a fraction of those working in Oneida County alone.</p> Thu, 01 May 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 17698 at http://wxpr.org Boat Monitors Prepare To Defend Lakes Against Invasives Intro to Invasives, at CAVOC http://wxpr.org/post/intro-invasives-cavoc <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fourth graders from Central Intermediate School in </span>Rhinelander<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> had a chance to learn about invasive species Thursday,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">on an environmental education field trip.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 18:32:48 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 8205 at http://wxpr.org Intro to Invasives, at CAVOC