A Plan for the Lakes

COLA's Lake Management Plan, initiated in 2011, sets the path to preserve the water quality of Lac Courte Oreilles. The essential elements of the plan are:

COLA has also conducted a number of regulatory actions in its efforts to carry out its Lake Management Plan. These actions relate to:

  • Request for impairment status for Musky Bay and subsequently all of LCO
  • COLA's Total Maximum Daily Load analysis
  • Request for a Site Specific Criterion for a lower phosphorus concentration
  • Legal challenge of WDNR's administrative activities