Photo: Bill Arthur

Photo: Bill Arthur

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October Badger Trolley Tours Arboretum News

As fall color reaches its peak, the Arboretum will offer the popular Badger Trolley narrated tours on October 4, 11, and 18. On board, our naturalists share stories about plants, ecology, …

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Arborists gather in Longenecker Horticultural Gardens. Photo: Bill Reichenbach

Wisconsin Arborist Conference Showcases Education Arboretum News

On August 14, an estimated 300 Wisconsin arborists gathered at the Arboretum for the Wisconsin Arborist Association’s summer conference. Using the visitor centers amenities and the extensive Longenecker Horticultural Garden’s …

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Curtis Prairie Naturalists’ Notes

About a dozen of us braved the 90-some-degree heat of this late summer Sunday to meander through Curtis Prairie identifying plants and insects, hoping to spot migrant bird travelers passing …

Eastern Screech Owl, by Isabelle.

Art on View: Summer Camp Children’s Art

Children’s summer camp art shines in the Steinhauer Trust Gallery during September and October.

Sunflower, by Adonaiah

Summer campers at Earth Focus Day Camp 2015 made observations about the …