Sinkholes, Karst, and Groundwater Workshop
The St. Croix County Community Development Department and St. Croix County UW-Extension are hosting a Sinkholes, Karst, and Groundwater Workshop overviewing their influence on agriculture and the environment in St. Croix County. The event is Tuesday July 17th at the American Legion in Baldwin Wisconsin.
Please join us to gain a better understanding of the geology of northwestern Wisconsin and how geology influences groundwater contamination risk. We will take the discussion to the field to visit a local quarry featuring common karst features of northwest Wisconsin.
9:30 Welcome and overview of the day
9:35 Understanding karst and groundwater issues in northwestern Wisconsin
10:10 Groundwater testing & monitoring
10:30 Non-metallic mining
10:50 St. Croix County geology
11:15 Mapping shallow bedrock: what we’ve learned
11:45 Sinkholes and depth to bedrock at county-wide scales
1:00 Field Tour: Groundwater flow pathways seen from quarry outcrops
3:30 Return to Baldwin, Adjourn
Please RSVP to the St. Croix UW-Extension at 715-531-1930 by Friday, July 13, 2018
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|11/29/05 9:00am CST||Karst Research Update - Green Bay, Wisconsin, 11/29/05||In-person||25.00||November 30, 2006||1133276400||1164873600|