Explore our work in Wisconsin — from protecting public lands and migratory songbird habitat to helping one couple leave a legacy to the future!
We work with partners across Wisconsin to protect our lakes, rivers and groundwater, ensuring that people and nature have enough clean water to live and thrive.
See how the Conservancy and farmers are working together to use cattle to help manage for the diversity of habitat needed by grassland birds.
It’s fall, and monarchs, darners, swans and other wildlife are heading south.
Volunteers are gathering information about regal fritillary butterflies that could help ensure their survival in Wisconsin prairies.
Invasive species damage Wisconsin’s lands and waters and make our lives miserable. See what we’re doing to stop the spread and how you can help.
Check out our wildflower map to find great places to see them at Nature Conservancy preserves in Wisconsin and other states.
Top 10 Great Nature Places to Take Kids Outdoors in Milwaukee!
The prairie is home to 10 of Wisconsin’s 16 species of tiger beetles. See these voracious hunters that are not only fascinating but beautiful.
New program for college graduates will help jumpstart careers in conservation.
Your seasonal guide to plants, animals and special places in the Badger State!
We’ve been working with farmers and other partners in the Pecatonica River watershed to test a new approach to cleaning up Wisconsin’s waters, and we’re getting some great results.
Oak trees in the Baraboo Hills are declining. See how we’re restoring oak forest for birds and other wildlife.
Meet 11-year-old Olivia, one of Wisconsin’s youngest beekeepers, and get the scoop on her bees’ connection to Spring Green Preserve.
See how one Wisconsin family is sharing their love of nature and spending time outdoors with their son.
Photographer Mike McDowell uses digiscoping to get intimate shots of Wisconsin birds. Learn how
It’s the season of giving back and giving thanks. Here’s Jeff Rusinow’s inspiring story of saving a place for birds. What’s yours?
We’re protecting an island refuge in the Great Lakes for migratory birds and other wildlife. Explore
See how one man’s youthful experience at camp led him to help conserve Wisconsin’s Northwoods. Explore
The Nature Conservancy is protecting breeding and migratory habitat for birds across America’s Heartland—which is good news for birds and the people who love watching them. Explore
See how prescribed fire can be used safely to restore native habitats and provide benefits to people, plants and wildlife. Explore
The Conservancy and its partners are protecting habitat that is critical for birds during migration. See how
By including The Nature Conservancy in your estate plans, you will make a big difference for the lands and waters in Wisconsin you love. Learn more
See Wisconsin’s beauty in photos by Darryl Beers and haiku poetry by Reed Hardy.
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Scientist unlocks secrets to the survival of the Hine’s emerald dragonfly at Mink River Preserve. Explore
Helping protect clean water and the wild rice that sustains the Bad River people. Learn more
Clough Island is the centerpiece of the St. Louis River Estuary and essential to its protection. Learn More
See what’s moving, crawling, swimming and flying through the Badger State!
The Nature Conservancy has long recognized the importance of America’s public lands. See what we’ve helped to conserve in Wisconsin.
Thanks to people like you, 2015 was a great year for land and water conservation at The Nature Conservancy in Wisconsin! Enjoy this beautiful slideshow of the lands, waters, plants and animals you helped protect.