Land & Water Management
It is our mission to work with our community to improve land and water management practices to improve and preserve Ozaukee County's natural resources for generations to come.
2018 Ozaukee County Clean Sweep Program
Saturday, May 12
The 2018 Ozaukee County Clean Sweep is an opportunity for residents, agricultural producers, and some businesses to properly dispose of hazardous waste and used tires. The Land and Water Management Department has coordinated this Clean Sweep program, partnering with the Ozaukee County Highway Department and Veolia Environmental Services.
The drive-through collection makes this program simple and efficient for everyone.
A $20 pre-registration fee per vehicle is required for hazardous waste only.
Pre-registration is not necessary for used tires, but disposal fees apply and must be paid when the tires are dropped off.
General Information: Pay Online or Register by Mail with a Check $20 per vehicle fee
Hazardous Waste Items We WILL Accept / Some Items We WILL NOT Accept
Used Tires Pre-registration is Not Necessary / Disposal Fees Apply
Very Small Quantity Generator Businesses (VSQG) Pre-register with Veolia / Veolia Will Calculate Cost
SUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Camp (North Lakeland Discovery Center) is located in Manitowish Waters, WI. This camp is for students entering 9-12 grade this coming school year. Campers must be 17 years old or younger
The Ozaukee County Land and Water Management does offer two scholarships for interested children that wish to attend this conservation/environmental camp.
An essay as to why they wish to attend camp is due May 18, 2018. Please return this completed essay to Geoff Schramm 121 W Main Street PO BOX 994 Port Washington, WI 53074
Registration is done online, click the below links for further information
Sand Lake Conservation Camp located in Marinette county is a great way for next Fall's 6-8 graders to learn about the environment and conservation efforts in Wisconsin. This camp is scheduled for June 20th - June 22nd.
The Ozaukee county Land and Water Management offers two scholarships to send interested students to the camp. Potential campers have to write a short essay as to why the wish to attend camp. The essay and registration materials are due April 20, 2018. Send all completed forms to Geoff Schramm 121 W Main Street PO BOX 994 Port Washington, WI 53074
Below are links for more detailed information
St John 23rd 4th Grade Class learned about the importance of trees and how they better the environment. Each student planted a small seedling to take home.
2018 Tree & Shrub Program
The annual tree and shrub program is now accepting orders. There is a variety of 26 different trees and shrubs which are native to the area. The program also offers prairie seed mixes, bluebird houses and rain barrels. Please call the office if you have any questions, (262) 284-8270.Link to page
Discover more specific information about various cooperative programs.Link to page
Cost Share Programs
Read about various national and federal programs aimed at helping land owners, conservation, and wildlife management.Link to page
Browse through the regulatory programs offered by the land and water management department.Link to page
Contractor ListLink to page
Friends of the Cedarburg BogLink to page
Find basic permits, regulatory plans, and basic information about non-metallic mining here.Link to page
View information on shoreline stability, erosion, and find helpful resources.Link to page
Ulao Creek Partnership WebpageLink to page
Click here to learn about some educational opportunities.Link to page
Learn how to take action in protecting your family, property, and self from floods.Link to page
Shoreland Zoning Permit Application
permit applicationsLink to page