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Virginia bluebells in Gallistel Woods

Woodland Wildflowers Naturalists’ Notes

It was a cool and mostly overcast afternoon for our walk among the spring woodland wildflowers this past Sunday. The Visitor’s Center was abuzz as usual this time of year, …

Joy Zedler and Cal DeWitt discuss the past, present and future at Waubesa Wetland, south of Madison. Photo: David Tenenbaum

Town of Dunn Award Highlights UW Role in Local Land Ethic In the Media

“It’s suitable that a talk with two of Wisconsin’s most prominent wetland biologists should occur in a wetland located just south of Madison. On a raised path through Waubesa Wetland, …


What’s SPRUNG at the Arboretum? Arboretum News

Seemingly overnight, about a dozen creations have appeared in Longenecker Horticultural Gardens. Six-legged creatures, an alien ship, emoji that have burst their technological constraints, forms that glow from within, and …