Latest Inductee Webpages Added to WCHF Website

Check out our newest inductee webpages for Roy and Charlotte Lukes, George Meyer and Arlie Schorger. If you are aware of articles and info that should be added to the inductee’s webpage, please let us know and we’ll review it for uploading to their webpage.

Lukes, Meyer, Schorger Inducted into Hall of Fame

Lukes, Meyer, Schorger Inducted into Hall of Fame

Well, it took a second planning, but Roy and Charlotte Lukes, George Meyer and Arlie Schorger were finally inducted into the Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame on May 5, 2018. Amazingly more than two-thirds of the guests who registered the first time around, were present for the induction. The whole affair when off without a hitch and everyone had a wonderful time getting reacquainted and catching up with friends and even family. Read more

Induction Ceremony Rescheduled – May 5, 2018

Induction Ceremony Rescheduled – May 5, 2018

Good News!

The Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame’s 2018 Induction Ceremony for Roy and Charlotte Lukes, George Meyer and Arlie Schorger has been rescheduled for the afternoon of May 5, 2018. Dinner will follow at the Atrium at SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Here are the specifics:

Date: May 5, 2018

Place: The Atrium at SentryWorld, 601 Michigan Ave N, Stevens Point, Wisconsin Read more

Lorrie Otto and the fight to ban DDT — in her own words

 

Lorrie Otto with native wildflowers in hand. Looks like some Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum). Lorrie was a 1999 inductee into the Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame. Photo by Ney Tate Fraser

BirdWatchingDaily magazine carried a marvelous article on Lorrie Otto this month, authored by friend Ney Tate Fraser. It featured the story of Lorrie’s and others’ fight to ban DDT in Lorrie’s own words. It’s a great read! If you’ve ever had the privilege to meet Lorrie, you know what I mean. Her infectious smile, her positive attitude, her determination — it’s all here in this article. Enjoy!

In her own words: Lorrie Otto and the fight to ban DDT

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