Land & Water Management

Mission Statement

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. 

Annual Tree and Shrub Sale Accepting Orders

  • The order form is available to purchase trees and shrubs.  This is a unique program to help native trees and shrubs get established on your property at a nominal price.  
  • Click here for an order form

Sheboygan and Ozaukee counties, Wisconsin Phragmites and Japanese Knotweed Management Plan

  • This is a draft plan detailing proposed treatment strategies to control non-native invasive species along the Lake Michigan shoreline, connected wetlands and riparian area and select inland areas within Sheboygan and Ozaukee counties.  The Ozaukee Washington Land Trust, Inc. and Southeast Wisconsin Invasive Species Consortium, Inc are looking for public feedback in regards to this draft plan.   Please click on the link below to view the draft plan.  The public notice period ends Nov 25, and any questions/comments should be directed to Christine Bohn, OWLT Conservation Project Manager at 

  • Click here for the draft plan - public notice comment period ends November 25th
  1. Cooperative Programs

    Discover more specific information about various cooperative programs.

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  2. Cost Share Programs

    Read about various national and federal programs aimed at helping land owners, conservation, and wildlife management.

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  3. Regulatory Programs

    Browse through the regulatory programs offered by the land and water management department.

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  4. Contractor List

    Contractor List

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  5. Friends of the Cedarburg Bog

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  6. Non-Metallic Mining

    Find basic permits, regulatory plans, and basic information about non-metallic mining here.

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  7. Rain Garden Iniative

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  8. Shoreline Stability

    View information on shoreline stability, erosion, and find helpful resources.

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  9. Ulao Creek

    Ulao Creek Partnership Webpage

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  10. Shoreland Zoning Permit Application

    permit applications

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