Experts look at ways to improve lake levels after historic flooding

MADISON, Wis. - Consistent rain has our lakes persistently above their maximum level, and the threat of flooding isn’t over, according to Madison Mayor Paul Soglin. Dane County, which oversees Lake Mendota, is exploring a long-term solution to reducing the increased lake levels, but it will be months before we know what the solution is...

...Ken Potter, professor emeritus of engineering said the flooding could become 10 times worse if the water levels don’t go down and we are hit by a major storm and consecutive days of rainfall...

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