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The lake and surrounding area provides important habitat for a variety of wildlife species, including waterfowl, muskrats, and turtles. Birdwatchers may be able to spot species like the great blue heron, osprey, and bald eagles. Overall, Lake Kegonsa and the surrounding area offers a unique and enjoyable experience for visitors looking to explore the natural beauty of southern Wisconsin.

Have you found an injured or orphaned animal on your property? 

Contact the Wildlife Center: (608) 287-3235 or visit for more information.

Animal Service Officer for complex situations: (608) 255-2345 Extension #6

Department of Natural Resources (Toll free): 1-888-936-7463

Share Your Wildlife Pictures With FOLKS!

Send a photo release and pictures of wildlife on the lake to

FOLKS Photo Release Form

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