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Thursday, November 9 • 10:30am - 11:15am
Wisconsin’s Lost State Line

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Determining the exact location of the boundaries between states can be a challenge — especially those with water bodies serving as boundaries. The majority of Wisconsin’s Westerly boundary is the main channel of the St. Croix and Mississippi Rivers. Since that line was established nearly 170 years ago, the exact location of the state boundary has become clouded, creating difficulty and turmoil for entities that need to know exactly where that line is. In this session you will find out how our boundary came to be, how it got “lost,” situations where exact location is needed and how it might be clearly defined and established again.

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Bryan Meyer

County Surveyor, La Crosse County
Bryan Meyer, serves as La Crosse County Surveyor and President of the Wisconsin County Surveyors Association (WCSA).  Bryan has been involved in land surveying since 1976. He is a 1980 graduate of Nicolet Area Technical College in Rhinelander Wisconsin and was employed as a land... Read More →


Thursday November 9, 2017 10:30am - 11:15am PST

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