About the Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin
We believe that nature has inherent value and that people have the ability to make a difference. We are the bridge connecting people who want to help with meaningful opportunities to make a lasting impact on Wisconsin’s lands, waters, wildlife, and future stewards.
Join us as we explore our natural world here in Wisconsin and around the globe. We offer unique opportunities for all ages and abilities.
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How do we make a difference?
The Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin provides sustainable funding for Wisconsin’s most imperiled species and public lands, while connecting generations to the wonders of Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife through conservation, education, engagement and giving.
Your support goes to on-the-ground conservation projects, environmental education, and ensuring that NRF and our many partners in conservation will be here, caring for the land you love, for generations to come.
Dollars for conservation
Every year you send us your best photos that capture incredible moments in nature. Take a look at our 2021 Photo Contest winners!Read More
The Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin awarded the C.D. Besadny Conservation Fund to 14 organizations across Wisconsin working to support grassroots conservation and education projects.Read More
Thanks to a grant from the Alliant Energy Foundation, we were able to create and restore habitat for pollinators and wildlife species at the Sugar River Wetlands State Natural AreaRead More
“Whatever part of Wisconsin you love most, the Foundation is there to protect it.”