Posts Categorized: Annual Meeting Weekend

Wild Ones Conference and Annual Meeting

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Register today for the 2017 Wild Ones Conference and Annual Meeting August 18 and 19!  Join other Wild Ones members and chapter leaders for a full day of programs, tours, networking in a natural setting.  For more information go to http://www.wildones.org/events/wild-ones-conference-annual-meeting/ Wild Ones is partnering with the Seno K/RLT (Kenosha/Racine Land Trust) Conservancy, located on a more »

Monarch Release at WILD Center

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Several Wild Ones members brought their monarch chrysalises along to our recent Annual Conference at the WILD Center, so we had the good fortune to see several monarch butterflies released.  View the video of a monarch release and let us know your thoughts about the potential loss of the monarch butterfly in the Midwest by commenting to more »

Wild Ones Annual Conference — Flight of the Monarch

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The public is invited to attend this year’s annual Wild Ones conference held under the circus tent in the WILD Center prairie August 14-16, 2015 in Neenah, Wisconsin. Friday evening’s reception, August 14, features author Bill Berry who will tell conference attendees about the amazing people featured in his book Banning DDT:  How Citizen Activists more »

Donna’s Happy Birthday

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Bonnie Vastag

Wild Ones staff recently surprised Executive Director Donna VanBuecken with a 70th birthday party.  Wild Ones friends dropped by during the afternoon for cake and coffee and some story telling.  When she drove into the driveway, the banner above is what she saw.  Donna said she “had to laugh!” and that “she’s going to miss networking with more »

Citizen Scientists Wanted

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This year’s Wild for Monarchs (WFM) campaign expands to include citizen science citizen-scientist activities.  Through our partnership with Monarch Joint Venture (MJV) we are able to present four different citizen science activities sponsored by Journey North, Monarch Watch, Monarch Larva Monitoring Project and Monarch Health along with our very own WFM Native Butterfly/Habitat Recognition Program. more »

The Wild Ones Song

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The Wild Ones song composed by Steve Hazel and Carol Niendorf of the Fox Valley Area Chapter (WI) is now on YouTube.  Listen and get hooked on the catchy rhythm and the very meaningful words!  It is also featured on the Doug Tallamy DVD  available through the Wild Store. Check out this video on Wild more »

Wild Ones 2015 Annual Conference

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Hello Wild Ones Members! We are in the planning stages of this summers annual conference and annual meeting. Please see our 2015 Conference webpage and blog. Give us your comments and ideas and help this be the best annual conference.  http://www.wildones.org/2015-wild-ones-annual-conference/