The Namakagon Lake Association
Preserving & Protecting Northern Wisconsin’s Lake Namakagon

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Lake Namakagon Aquatic Plant Management Plan Available for Review

The 5 year plan Aquatic Plant Management Plan for Lake Namakagon, Garden Lake, and Jackson Lake presents a strategy for managing aquatic plants by protecting native plant populations, controlling the growth of hybrid Eurasian-northern watermilfoil (HWM), and preventing establishment of additional invasive species

Plan review copy available:

Forest Lodge Library next to the Cable Natural History Museum and the Namakagon Town Hall and online via links below:



Comments accepted through June 18, 2018.

Please send comments via mail or e-mail to:

Harmony Environmental
516 Keller Ave. S.
Amery, WI 54001

Proudly protecting this resource for all to enjoy!

Lake Namakagon Courtesy Code

Know and obey Wisconsin boating safety rules.

Be courteous on the water. Remember, anglers fish early and late in the day.

Stay far enough away from the shoreline to prevent wave-action erosion and to safeguard nesting waterfowl.

Inspect and clean your boat, motor and trailer to prevent the spread of exotic species.

Please immediately report any exotic species to the Namakagon Lake Association.

NEVER empty your bait bucket or release live bait into the lake.

Empty AND dry all live wells, bilges, and ballast takes BEFORE entering the lake.

Operate motorized boats at slow speeds in shallow water.

Observe “no wake” zones.

Operate your boat or personal watercraft with consideration for swimmers, anglers and shoreline dwellers.

Dispose of all trash properly, including food.

Use non-lead sinkers to protect the common loons that use the lake.

R – E – S – P – E – C – T

The rights of others.

Enjoy wildlife from a distance.

Heed the boating regulations – go slowly.

Watch your noise and your wake.

Have fun – share the moments with your friends.

Other people and creatures on the lake.

Take your trash home.

Our Mission

It is our goal to preserve and protect Lake Namakagon as an environmentally healthy watershed, by sponsoring educational programs, adopting a pro-active role in the formulation of water and shore land regulations, and responsible use of this unique and irreplaceable resource for all citizens.

The Namakagon Lake Association, Inc. was formed in 1995 for the purpose of preserving and protecting Lake Namakagon and its environs. The Namakagon Lake Association, Inc. (NLA) is a not for profit organization that relies on the contributions and membership fees of land owners and other concerned citizens for its funding.

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