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

Virtual Event

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 […]

How Trees Built the Midwest

Virtual Event

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 […]