Welcome to the online home of the Northwest Wisconsin Lakes Conference!

The Northwest Wisconsin Lakes Conference provides an annual opportunity for lake enthusiasts, local government officials, and others interested in protecting our water resources to take in educational presentations and network with conference attendees.

Thanks to Everyone Who Attended the 2022 Conference In-Person or Virtually!

Recordings of select sessions are now available ~ go to the 2022 Conference Archives

Presentation slides will be available shortly

Join us next June for the 2023 Northwest Wisconsin Lakes Conference ~ Date and Location to be determined!

Artwork by Diana Randolph, http://www.dianarandolph.com/

Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors for 2022!

Bayfield County Lakes Forum

Burnett County Lakes and Rivers Association


Lipsett Lake Association

Long Lake Preservation Association

McKenzie Lake Association

Pigeon Lake Association

Round Lake Property Owners Association

Sawyer County Lakes Forum

Washburn County Lakes and Rivers Association

Wild Rivers Conservancy

The conference is brought to you by a partnership of the lakes and rivers associations of Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Sawyer, and Washburn counties, the UW-Madison Division of Extension, Wisconsin Lakes, Extension Lakes Program of UW-Stevens Point, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Wild Rivers Conservancy, and the Land & Water Conservation Departments of Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas, Polk, and Washburn counties.