UW Arboretum added to National Register of Historic Places

UW Arboretum added to National Register of Historic Places
Father of Wildlife Management Aldo Leopold and Father of Wisconsin Plant Ecology John Curtis conceived of, and designed and planted, with the help of others, the first restored prairie in the world -- Curtis Prairie. This planting showed it was possible to restore an ecosystem and to preserve endangered habitats. Because of that determination, the UW Arboretum has recently been listed in the National Register of Historic Places as the birthplace of restoration ecology.Read more

April 7th – Last Day to Register for Induction Ceremony Dinner

April 7th – Last Day to Register for Induction Ceremony Dinner
If you haven't already registered for dinner for this year's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, get your reservation in before Sunday evening, April 7, 2019. We look forward to having you join us. Scott Craven, Don L. Johnson and Aroline Schmitt will be inducted into the Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame on April 13, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the SentryWorld (the Atrium) in Stevens Point. The public is invited.Read more