Protecting the prairie: UW Arboretum begins final phase of decade-long stormwater management

Photo of Brad Herrick by Steve Apps, Wisconsin State Journal

Photo: Steve Apps, Wisconsin State Journal

Work has begun on the final phase of a $6.8 million effort to protect the UW Arboretum from urban runoff, which has washed out trails, eroded the land and helped invasive species gain a foothold in the world’s oldest restored prairie.

Read the full Wisconsin State Journal story by Chris Hubbuch, March 9, 2020