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.
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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.
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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
As we look forward to the next chapter, we are thrilled to welcome our new Conservation Programs Coordinator, Lindsey Taylor.Read More
“Whatever part of Wisconsin you love most, the Foundation is there to protect it.”