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October 6, 2019

The Green-Rock Audubon Society has awarded two $1,000 scholarships for area students pursuing higher education beyond High School.  Holly Barnett is now a freshman at the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse majoring in psychology with a minor in neuroscience.  Noah Brown...

August 23, 2019

 A total of 49 species were recorded by Quentin Yoerger and Aaron Haycraft at the Sunny Peace Prairie. Click HERE for the complete list.

This bird count will become part of the database documenting the soil conditions along with the plant, mammal, and bird populations a...

May 27, 2019

If you haven’t already heard, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos formed a water quality task force in response to drinking water problems all over the state – including the devastating news that 42 percent of wells in southwest Wisconsin contain harmful chemicals or manure or...

March 16, 2019

Monarch-watch-update - Monarch Population Status - by Chip Taylor


Will the population increase again this year? Last season the population increased from 2.48 hectares to 6.05 (see the January 30th announce...

February 3, 2019

The Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program is a key source of funding for land trusts and non-profit groups to protect land and water resources in Wisconsin.  The Green-Rock Audubon Society is planning to use a Knowles-Nelson grant to help purchase 38 acres which is a key...

July 11, 2018

Green-rock Audubon Society is recruiting board members to volunteer as leaders in the coming terms. If you think you might have the time and interest, read on. Here are a few qualities that make excellent board members. 

  • Willing to Try New Things

  • Willing to Lea...

June 22, 2018

A Review of Radio Free Vermont by Bill McKibben

Does the world around us seem surreal? Are we feeling helpless in the face of natural disasters and political dysfunction?

Radio Free Vermont is medicine for what ails us. The best antidote for gloom is humor. The best tr...

December 3, 2017

Every year we write down our goals for the next 365 days and most of the things we want to do are selfish. We want to lose weight, start working out regularly, eat healthier, spend more time with our family, and so on. But who is going to think about our home, the Eart...

June 30, 2016

This year the Bass Creek Dam Association bestowed the Bass Creek Canoe Launch on Green-Rock Audubon Society. I love canoeing; I knew I had to get out there. On the first hot day in June we got together with my folks, packed up the kids and a lunch, and headed out to th...

There’s a mother robin sitting on her nest by our driveway.

We noticed the nest because of the plastic string hanging down

that she didn’t quite get incorporated into the structure.

We’re trying not to disturb her,

although she doesn’t seem to be fazed by the roofing work...

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June 22, 2018