At the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, we have some great stories to tell. Stories that inspire and move individuals to help protect the lands, waters and wildlife we all cherish. We are committed to sharing those stories, the impact of our work and our financial circumstances, so that you feel confident that your tax-deductible donation to the Foundation will make a difference.


Bridges is the newsletter of the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, published three times a year. Featuring stories and photos of the conservation projects that we support across the state, member highlights, and spotlights on the places we work to protect, Bridges is the best way to stay up-to-date with the Foundation. Members of the Foundation receive a subscription to Bridges. To stay up-to-date with what’s happening at the Foundation–and to join us on our popular field trip program–become a member today!

Archived issues of Bridges are available here:



A year-end look at your support in action, each annual report showcases our work to manage state-owned lands, protect wildlife, and promote conservation, and includes our statement of financial position.

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we annually file the IRS 990 Form, detailing our mission, activities, and financial information.

If you have any questions about the financial circumstances about the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin, please contact our executive director, Ruth Oppedahl, at 608-261-4384.