Shoreline Restoration

Buckeye ShorelineShoreline Restoration is becoming a fast growing best management practice on lakes and rivers in northern Wisconsin. Property owners are looking to balance the need for open shoreline areas for beaches and recreation while maintaining a natural shoreline for the benefit of fish and wildlife. Oconto County has placed an emphasis on shoreline restoration on its many developed lakes and streams. Please contact the LWCD if interested in possibly restoring your shoreline. Check out the resources below for further information and ideas on proper shoreline restoration. Funding is available for these practices, please go to Services and Available Funding Sources for details.

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