Near Coon Valley in Vernon County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Nation's First Watershed Project
Erected 1955 by the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Marker Number 31.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture Environment • Horticulture & Forestry. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list.
Location. 43° 42.109′ N, 91° 2.039′ W. Marker is near Coon Valley, Wisconsin, in Vernon County. Marker is on U.S. 14/61 0.1 miles west of Brye Lane, on the right when traveling west. Marker is at a highway pull-off. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coon Valley WI 54623, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. German Methodist Episcopal Churches (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Coulee Region (approx. 7.4 miles away); Governor Rusk (approx. 11˝ miles away); Our Lady of Sorrows Chapel (approx. 11.6 miles away); First Complete Service of Christian Divine Worship (approx. 11.7 miles away); History of Flagpole (approx. 11.7 miles away); Quarrying the Bluffs of La Crosse (approx. 11.7 miles away); The Driftless Area of Wisconsin (approx. 11.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Wisconsin's Watersheds. (Submitted on July 20, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 645 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2010, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.