The Golden Sands Resource and Development Council and Wood County Land Conservation Department is holding a Nepco Lake Clean-up Day from noon until 3 p.m. Friday.
People can have fun, get some exercise and learn about the importance of protecting local lakes Friday at the Nepco Lake Clean-up Day, organizers say.
This is a first-time event to raise awareness of the value of keeping local lakes clean, said Kaycie Stushek, aquatic invasive species outreach specialist for Golden Sands Resource and Development Council. Golden Sands' outreach efforts include work in five counties, including Wood and Portage.
Nepco Lake has many invasive species, including zebra mussels, Eurasian milfoil and curly leaf pondweed, Stushek said. People attending the ...