2020 Field Trip season registration begins April 1 at noon.

Current members will be mailed their 2020 Field Trip Guidebook in early March.
Join or renew your membership today so you’re ready to explore Wisconsin in 2020!

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

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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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WisConservation Blog

Exploring Best Practices in Conservation Planning

As NRF continues to focus on our impact on Wisconsin’s lands, waters, and wildlife, we are exploring resources that focus on evidence-based practices, evaluation, measuring and monitoring, and best practices utilized by peer conservation organizations across the globe.

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

John Kaiser, NRF Member