Category Archives: wildlife

October 18th, 2017

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring films from around the world that have been curated to engage audiences in thoughtful discussion about global, environmental and societal issues. The films selected […]

October 12th, 2017

“One Health” is a collaborative effort of professionals in the health sciences and affiliated disciplines who work to ‘attain optimal health for people, domestic animals, wildlife, plants, and the environment’. This fall, there are […]

February 25th, 2016

Citizen Science is an endeavor in which scientific knowledge is advanced through the collaboration of professional researchers with engaged members of the public. Citizen scientists lend their passion and skill […]

February 25th, 2016

Visit the UW Arboretum for its 11th annual reading from Aldo Leopold’s seminal treatise on life in the natural world and conservation ethos, A Sand County Almanac, among other essays and […]

December 4th, 2015

Calling all Wisconsin writers (18 years and older)!  The “Our Water, Our Future” writing contest seeks short stories that speak to a “resilient and desirable future” for the water and […]

October 27th, 2015

Tales from Planet Earth is a film festival featuring environmental films from around the world. From the fanciful to the profound, the films selected for 2015 will engage audiences in thoughtful […]

July 24th, 2015

Bright lights, big university. During five days in five Wisconsin communities, 14 university researchers, Extension and outreach specialists, will share insights from their exciting work in agriculture, conservation, forestry, geology, […]

February 17th, 2015

University of Wisconsin Digital Collections in partnership with the Department of Natural Resources has just released a digital collection of historic photos. The photos in this collection, as captured and […]

November 20th, 2014

Beginning in January 2015, UW-Madison will offer a series of six MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) exploring issues of climate, sustainability, technology and human experience.  Each MOOC is designed to […]

May 30th, 2013

Join bat experts and enthusiasts at the Wisconsin Bat Festival, Saturday, June 1 (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM  & 7:00 – 10:00 PM). The festival will feature opportunities to learn […]