• Generations of Conservation Leaders

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  • Bruce Wright inspecting waterfowl specimens

    Exploring the Legacy of Leopold's Students: Bruce S. Wright

    Following Leopold’s career path, Bruce’s undergrad was in forestry as well, but that didn’t hinder his wildlife career.

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    Crane Congregations Return

    Leopold would marvel today at the spectacle of sandhill cranes gathering by the thousands on the islands and sandbars of the river just behind his Shack.


Who was Aldo Leopold?

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What is a Land Ethic?

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Building Future Leaders

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Fostering care of the land and community through the legacy of Aldo Leopold

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Volunteers Needed: Crane Counts

We’re looking for volunteers to help count fall-roosting sandhill cranes along the Wisconsin River. For the past ten years, the…

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Map of the IBA

Conservation Across Ownerships

The Leopold-Pine Island IBA is an Example An expansive 15,000 acres of grasslands, wetlands, river bottoms and forest between Wisconsin…

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LEP Educator Workshop: Dearborn, MI

Saturday, September 30 | 9:00 am

Are you a formal or informal educator who would like to incorporate natural science and literature by using the environment…

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