The Friends of the Mukwonago River, a local organization dedicated to protecting the Mukwonago River and its associated watershed ecosystems, will present the short film ”Glacial Refuge: The Phenomenally Diverse Mukwonago River” followed by a discussion and tips on how you can help protect this amazing local treasure for future generations at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 7 the Mukwonago Community Library, 511 Division St.
The Mukwonago River watershed is home to over 50 species of fish including the threatened Longear Sunfish, several species of rare freshwater mussels, an incredible diversity of wetlands, and some of the highest water quality in Southeastern Wisconsin. The Wisconsin Chapter of The Nature Conservancy has designated the Mukwonago River watershed one of its four “Last Great Places” in Wisconsin.
This program is free of charge and everyone is welcome. For more information, stop by the front desk or call the Library at (262) 363-6411.