Field Trip registration is open!

Join us in the field to discover the best of Wisconsin.

Go birding for a cause

Registration is open for the 2022 Great Wisconsin Birdathon! Join us April 15 through June 15 to support our state’s largest fundraiser for bird conservation.

Recovering America's Wildlife Act (RAWA)

If passed, this bipartisan federal legislation would usher in a golden age for conservation for this generation.

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.

Experience Nature

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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Become a Member

Our members are people who share a passion for our lands, waters, and wildlife. Join our community of more than 5,000 members.

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Find a Grant

We support on-the-ground conservation, environmental education, and capacity building for other conservation groups.

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Join thousands of people who receive monthly e-newsletter updates on Wisconsin’s lands and waters.

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.

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“Whatever part of Wisconsin you love most, the Foundation is there to protect it.”

John Kaiser, NRF Member