The Wolf River basin is located in northern and central Wisconsin. It includes: Waupaca County and parts of Forest, Langlade, Marathon, Menominee, Oneida, Outagamie, Portage, Shawano, Waushara, and Winnebago counties. The basin includes the entirety of the Wolf River which drains 3,690 square miles and contains almost all of the Menominee Indian Reservation.
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources owns and manages 50,000+ acres of public and recreation lands within the basin. The land includes natural areas, state parks, fisheries and wildlife management areas. The basin’s water resources also provide many recreational opportunities are are a major component of the tourism in the counties included within the Wolf River Basin.
For more information about the Wolf River basin, go to the DNR website at http://dnr.wi.gov/water/basin/wolf/.
Visit these sites to learn more about how you can get involved and Protect the Wolf River Basin with these partner organizations: