Thu, Oct 07 | Schmeeckle Reserve, Menzel Pavilion

North East Workshop: Establish a Conservation Plan for your Land

Learn to Steward your Land for Future Generations
North East Workshop: Establish a Conservation Plan for your Land

Time & Location

Oct 07, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT
Schmeeckle Reserve, Menzel Pavilion, 2419 North Point Dr, Stevens Point, WI 54481, USA

About the Event

What’s the first and the most important step to stewarding your land for generations to come?  Developing a conservation plan specific to your property that blends tested strategies with the unique nature of your land and your goals for it. Join us for an intensive session with a team of conservation experts and Conservation Coaches to identify tools, resources and funding opportunities to create your unique land conservation plan. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet and network with other women landowners in your area.

Wisconsin Women in Conservation Host:  Kirsten Slaughter

Field Day Details

  • Event is free for women landowners but registration required.
  • All women landowners are welcome to attend-- whatever your background, from beginners to experts!
  • The Roy and Margaret Menzel Pavilion, part of the Green Circle Trailhead, is a beautiful open-air picnic shelter located near the Schmeeckle Reserve Visitor Center. It features a two-story native sandstone fireplace, stone columns, large wood timbers, a cedar roof, and handcrafted benches and tables. This event will be outdoors so please dress for the weather. 
  • Event will follow current CDC COVID-19 guidelines.  
  • Please bring a water bottle, bug spray, portable chair, umbrella (for sun  or rain), comfortable shoes for walking. Taking photos encouraged!
  • WiWiC is a family-friendly space and you are welcome to bring your children.  We will have some independent kids activities available.
  • For people interested in sticking around after we will do a short walk on the trails together. 

About Wisconsin Women in Conservation

WiWiC is a state-wide collaborative effort led by the Michael Fields Agricultural Institute in partnership with Wisconsin Farmers Union, Renewing the Countryside and the Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES).  A three-year multi-faceted project funded by the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), WiWiC brings together Wisconsin women landowners to connect and learn about conservation practices, resources, and funding opportunities.

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