Wisconsin Conservation Congress Spring Hearings

The Spring Hearings provide an opportunity for the public to weigh-in on a wide range of natural resource-related topics. This annual meeting lets the public give input on proposed changes to conservation regulations. Important questions this year concern support for the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act, eliminating the risk of a Line 5 oil

Pike River Pathway Spring Bird and Woodcock Walk

Pike River Pathway - Wendi Court Parking Area 42.73382404732291, -87.87196917600282

We will meet at the section of the Pike River Pathway Park in Mount Pleasant located south of Old Spring Street, the Wendi Court parking area: From the Airline Road and Old Spring Street intersection, go east 0.2 miles and turn right (south) onto Timmer Lane. Continue south 0.25 miles to the end of Timmer

Earthday Events

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Gateway Technical College is combining its EcoFest Racine and Celebrate Earth Day events into one event that will be held on Saturday, April 17, 2021. Check the link below for confirmed activity times (virtual and outdoor activities). https://www.gtc.edu/business-community/additional-information/community-events/ecofest-racine The event will consist of some drive-through activities organized by Gateway from

Chiwaukee Prairie Bird Walk

Chiwaukee Prairie 121st Street and 2nd Avenue, Pleasant Prairie

We will meet along the roadside just north of 121st Street and 2nd Avenue. Please refrain from parking along 121st Street but rather park along the west side of 2nd Avenue. Meet by 5:30 P.M. We'll walk the trails in search of early spring migrants. We will likely also hear Wilson's Snipe 'winnowing' as the

Colonial Park Bird Walk

Colonial Park 42.7375106294065, -87.81648770769387

Meet at the parking lot at the end of West High Street, Racine. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events

Hawthorn Hollow Bird Walk

Hawthorn Hollow Nature Sanctuary & Arboretum 880 Green Bay Rd, Kenosha

Meet in front of the nature center near the parking lot. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events as we

River Bend Bird Walk

River Bend Nature Center 3600 N Green Bay Rd, Racine

Meet in front of the nature center. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events as we have in the past.

Caledonia Conservancy Bird Walk at Tabor Woods

Tabor Woods (McCalvy Parcel, Southern Entry) 5131 Tabor Road, Caledonia

Tabor Woods Bird hike to be led by Rick Fare. Meet at the McCalvy Tabor Woods parcel, 5131 Tabor Road, Caledonia, WI 53402 Check for updates at: https://www.caledoniaconservancy.org/events/2021/5/1/bird-walk

Cliffside Park Bird Walk

Cliffside Park 42.819136, -87.819927

Meet at parking area #2. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events as we have in the past.

Colonial Park Bird Walk

Colonial Park 42.7375106294065, -87.81648770769387

Meet at the parking lot at the end of West High Street, Racine. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events

Hawthorn Hollow Bird Walk

Hawthorn Hollow Nature Sanctuary & Arboretum 880 Green Bay Rd, Kenosha

Meet in front of the nature center near the parking lot. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events as we

River Bend Bird Walk

River Bend Nature Center 3600 N Green Bay Rd, Racine

Meet in front of the nature center. Note: Due to COVID-19, if you attend our field trips, we ask that you wear a mask, and please bring your own water, snacks, and optics (binoculars and spotting scopes) to help minimize contact. We will also not be carpooling to events as we have in the past.