Snakes: Getting to Know your Mysterious Neighbors

Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 (noon-1:00 pm)  Snakes: Getting to Know your Mysterious Neighbors Rebecca Christoffel, PhD, Founder of Snake Conservation Society and Christoffel Conservation Snakes are mysterious to people, but that doesn’t mean that they have to be feared. We’ll dispel some of the myths commonly held about snakes and point out some similarities we share […]

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Native Orchid Research and Restoration at The Ridges Sanctuary

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021   (noon-1:00 pm) Native Orchid Research and Restoration at The Ridges Sanctuary Tony Kiszonas, Summer Naturalist at The Ridges Sanctuary The Ridges Sanctuary, located in Baileys Harbor, Door County WI, is home to one of the most biologically diverse areas in Wisconsin. It is a premiere destination for viewing many of […]

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Let’s Talk Turkeys…and About Other Wildlife That Call the Arboretum Home

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Brad Herrick, Ecologist and Research Program Manager, UW-Madison Arboretum. The UW-Madison Arboretum is a highly-regarded green space used by bikers, hikers, nature enthusiasts, citizen scientists, and those looking for peace and tranquility within an urban environment. In addition, the Arboretum is home to hundreds of different species of wildlife, from cryptic micro-moths to the not-so […]

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How Trees Built the Midwest

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021 (noon-1:00 pm) How Trees Built the Midwest Jay Dampier, PhD, State Horticulture Outreach Program Manager, UW–Madison, Division of Extension Learn stories behind four beloved trees that have shaped our region. Did you know that the popular Honeycrisp apples almost didn’t happen? What’s the possible link between Dutch elm disease and emerald […]

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