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John Curtis, shown his lab in 1951.

John Curtis: The Original Restoration Ecologist

Bring up conservation in Wisconsin and you’ll often hear the name John Curtis, along with such innovators as Aldo Leopold.

A professor of botany, Curtis was a pioneer of restoration ecology before …

Monarch butterfly resting on a flower

Monarch Butterflies: Spring Migration and Habitat Restoration

Monarch butterflies are getting ready for a big journey north to Wisconsin. Karen Oberhauser was a guest on the Larry Meiller Show to talk about the life cycles of monarchs, …

Arboretum naturalist, Kathy Miner. Photo by Bev Mazur

Listening to Leopold

“It’s one of my favorite mornings each year. On the first Saturday in March, Kathy Miner organizes Madison Reads Leopold. All day, starting precisely at 9:30 a.m. …