Monthly Archives: February 2013

Alum Application Trial Public Info Meeting Scheduled

The City of Madison Engineering Department announced publicly on Tuesday Feb. 26, 2013,  that it will hold a public information meeting next Thursday March 7 at 6:30 pm in Predolin Hall, Room 114 of Edgewood College.  The purpose of the … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Mining Bill on the Move–Wisconsin Wetlands Alert

Urgent message from the Wisconsin Wetlands Association regarding the unfortunate (and ultimately disastrous) mining bill now before the Wisconsin legislature.  The bill comes for a vote on Monday February 25, 2013.  If you are a Wisconsin resident, contact your senator … Continue reading

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What Is Your Restoration Story?

Where are your restoration roots? The profession of restoration ecology goes back only to 1988 with the formation of the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) in Madison, Wisconsin.  But as a human endeavor that dates earlier, it has its roots … Continue reading

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