2019 NWLT Upcoming Events Open to the Public:
April 22: Nicolet Sustainability Fair at Nicolet College, Rhinelander. NWLT will have a table at the Fair.
Postponed until May due to ground conditions – April 25 at 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Volunteer Work Day at Dugan Squash Lake Preserve in Woodboro (8 miles west of Rhinelander). Activities include cutting down trees, trail clearing, boundary marking and sign placement.
May 2 at 2:00 – 5:00 pm: Conserved Property Monitoring Training
May 23 at 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Volunteer Work Day at Holmboe Conifer Forest in Rhinelander. Activities include removing invasive species and repairing boardwalks. Contact Troy for more information.
June 18 at 9:00 am to 1:30 pm: Iron County Wetland Walk, meet at the Sherman Town Hall on Highway 182. Contact Troy for more information.
June 21 at 4:00 to 6:00 pm: NWLT Annual Meeting & Conservation Celebration at the Northwoods Center in downtown Eagle River. The casual event will feature NWLT’s accomplishments over the past year and recognition of long-time, outgoing Executive Director Bryan Pierce for his dedication to NWLT and northwoods conservation since 2001. Drinks, hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served. RSVP by calling (715) 479-2490 or contact Carrie. NWLT members, donors and volunteers, as well as anyone from the public, is invited to participate.
August 22 at 10 am to noon: Paddle Lake Katherine and explore the Yawkey Forest Reserve during “Land Trust Days,” a statewide initiative to experience land trust conserved lands. The paddle will start in the south bay and then head north to see the small islands and Tigertail Point (around 2 miles round trip). Participants bring their own canoe or kayak and accessories. RSVP required – limited capacity. Contact Troy for more information.