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August 2017
Free

Mussels of the Sugar River

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Verona Public Library,
500 Silent Street
Verona, WI 53593 United States
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Mussels have a storied history in the Sugar River, even to the point of receiving national attention by the New York Times back in the early 1900s. Today, fresh water mussel species still call the Sugar River home, but in fewer numbers. Learn all about the fascinating life cycle of a mussel, how they benefit the river, and what research is currently being done in the Sugar River. There are also ways for volunteers to become involved in the process…

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Free

Restoration Day at Sugar River Wetlands

August 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sugar River Wetlands Volunteer Meeting Location,
2517 Country View Rd
Verona, WI 53593 United States
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Help USRWA restore the Sugar River Wetlands State Natural Area during our series “4th Saturday” volunteer work days. In August, volunteers will help collect prairies seeds which will be used to kickstart the growth of prairie plants in our work area. It’s a great event for all ages and abilities, and it promises to be rewarding, fun, and a great way to experience the outdoors. Our goal in 2017 is to continue removing all woody invasive species on the west…

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September 2017
Free

Restoration Day at Sugar River Wetlands

September 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sugar River Wetlands Volunteer Meeting Location,
2517 Country View Rd
Verona, WI 53593 United States
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Help USRWA restore the Sugar River Wetlands State Natural Area during our series “4th Saturday” volunteer work days. In September, volunteers will help collect prairies seeds which will be used to kickstart the growth of prairie plants in our work area. It’s a great event for all ages and abilities, and it promises to be rewarding, fun, and a great way to experience the outdoors. Our goal in 2017 is to continue removing all woody invasive species on the west…

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October 2017
Free

Conversations About Conservation

October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wisconsin Brewing Company,
1079 American Way
Verona, WI 53593 United States
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Topic: "Urban Wildlife" Join our series of informal, two-way conversation about important issues of the day relating specifically to the Upper Sugar River Watershed. Expert speakers provide 20 minutes of opening remarks, then the floor is open for questions. In October, Professor David Drake will talk about wildlife in urban areas, including current research being done to track coyotes around the UW-Madison campus. This series of conversations are always free, fun and open to everyone! We hope you'll join us…

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