Northeast Wisconsin Field Tours
Virtual Winter Event
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
While we can’t get together to celebrate the awesome work being done by our Green Bay Conservation Partners, we still want to highlight these projects and the tremendous impact they’re having on our environment and our communities. Please Save the Date for our first Virtual Field Tour, where from the comfort of your own home, you’ll get to learn about five amazing conservation projects happening across northeast Wisconsin! The event will include five short videos, each featuring different regional projects and the opportunity to interact with the project partners.
Virtual via Zoom
(the link will be sent to registrants prior to the event)
12/15/20 at 9:00-10:30am
Free, but required to receive the Zoom link
Contact: Whitney Prestby, UW-Madison Division of Extension, [email protected]
Register by December 11 to secure your spot!
FEATURED PROJECTS AND PRESENTERS:
Wetlands, wild rice, and waterfowl: Restoring wild rice in Green Bay coastal marshes
Brian Glenzinski, Ducks Unlimited; and Amy Carrozzino-Lyon, UW-Green Bay
Silver Creek Stream Restoration
Jim Snitgen, Oneida Nation
Fourth Generation Woman Landowner Restores Land Back to Wildlife Habitat
Patti Schevers, Landowner; Julie Hager; and Julie Peterson, Pheasants Forever/NRCS
Working Lands for Clean Water
Adam Abel, NRCS; and Jeremy Freund, Outagamie County Land Conservation Department
Celebrate National Public Lands Day
Karina Gonzalez, Cream City Conservation Corps; Laurel Hauser, Crossroads at Big Creek; Dan Collins, Landscapes of Place; and Nancy Aten, Landscapes of Place
Green Bay Conservation Partners Spring Roundtable
Wednesday, April 21
Please join us for an exciting event to share information and foster collaboration among conservation practitioners, researchers and stakeholders working in the bay of Green Bay, Lower Fox River watershed, Green Bay’s west shore and Door Peninsula.
The morning will kick-off with a series of lightning talks from Partners involved in restoration, monitoring, and other conservation projects around the region. An interactive roundtable session will follow with discussions on relevant conservation tools and topics. Be sure to check out the student poster session!
If you have questions about this event, please contact:
Amy Carrozzino-Lyon, UWGB, [email protected], (920) 465-5029
Fall Field Tour: Coastal Wetlands of the Green Bay West Shore
The afternoon will kick-off with a tour of the Ken Euers marsh restoration project and a discussion on wild rice restoration, followed by a stop at Sensiba Wildlife Area to learn about managing a diked system in Green Bay with high water levels. The tour will conclude with a stop at Barkhausen Waterfowl Preserve to take a look at an on-going wetland restoration, and northern pike and waterfowl habitat management.
October 9, 2019
Tour: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(Meet the bus at 12:45 p.m. – light snack provided)
Townline Pub & Grill
2544 Lineville Rd., Green Bay, WI 54313
$10 registration fee to cover event costs.
Students save 50% with coupon code.
Where: Patio of Hagemeister Park bar and grill, 325 N Washington St, Green Bay
When: 3pm-until ? on Tuesday Sept 17th
What: Green Bay Conservation Partners are hosting an informal social after the Lake Michigan Stakeholders (LMS) fall meeting in Green Bay. Cash bar and food can be ordered off the menu.
Who: Anyone interested in conservation is welcome. Catch up with northeast WI colleagues and LMS members from other parts of Wisconsin.
Note: If you are interested in attending the LMS event focused on Great Lakes commercial shipping and the connections to our economy, culture, and conservation efforts, see this link. Includes an exclusive tour of Green Bay’s Port businesses and projects. You must register for the LMS meeting. You do NOT need to register if you are just coming to Hagemeister.
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM
(bus transportation and chili luncheon included)
Green Bay Conservation Partners Networking Lunch WHEN Wednesday, July 25 at 11:30am (Rain Date Wednesday, August 1) WHERE Dine on the Deck in Downtown Green Bay Look for the GBCP banner stand as a gathering point More info about Dine on the Deck including location, food vendors, music, and parking at: http://www.downtowngreenbay.com/events/dineonthedeck
List of presentations and cafes from the 2018 GBCP Roundtable
List of presentations and cafes from the 2017 GBCP Roundtable