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Taking Care Of The Land: Hard Work And Ethical Dilemmas

Taking care of the land can be a huge responsibility, chock-full of hard work and ethical dilemmas. Writer Bill Lueders ...

An Ode To Autumn

I stopped the other day on a country road for a moment or two – a brief respite toward the ...

Rethinking Ownership

Twenty-five years ago, we moved onto our 1 1/2 acres just outside Manitowoc city limits and took Ownership of the land. ...

A Walk Through The Cedarburg Bog

European settlers to Wisconsin saw wetlands as wasted space to be drained. But that view changed over time, and in 1952, Wisconsin’s ...

Chainsaw Craftsman Ken Schels Makes Art From The Trees

You may not realize it when you see Ken Schels wielding his chainsaw at carving competitions, but he thinks deeply ...

Artist Creates Piece From The Destruction Of A Tornado

When a series of tornadoes hit Verona on June 17, 2014, the town was hit hard. Trees, a school, barns, and homes ...

A Favorite Tree

A few weeks ago a friend posted a photo online of his “favorite tree,” a magnificent sugar maple in his ...

Planting The Future

Seventy years ago, an innovative program to reforest the Great Lakes and teach natural resources management took root in Eagle ...

Up in the Trees

Climbing trees is a childhood pastime. But for arborists, scaling trees to keep them healthy is a serious pursuit. Seth ...

Retired Teacher Records The History Of Her Community, One Stitch At A Time

Lois Lawton records the history of her community… one stitch at a time. Lois has spent decades hand-working personal needlepoint ...

That Tree

For one year, photographer Mark Hirsch took daily photos on his iPhone of a Burr Oak tree near his Platteville ...

White Pine

The smell of fresh-cut pine is all around at this time of year at stands selling Christmas trees, and deep ...

Tractor

It’s the first day of fall, and with that nip in the air comes the last outdoor activities before the ...

Arbor Day: St. Peter’s Dome

Today is Arbor Day, a special day set aside for planting and celebrating trees. Arbor Day got its start in ...