WI Land+Water Hosts 66th Annual Conference

~ Conference includes 40 conservation presentations and honors outstanding environmental stewards across Wisconsin ~ LAKE GENEVA – The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association (WI Land+Water) hosted its 66th Annual Conference this past March 13-15th at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, WI. The conference brought together over 350 conservation professionals from various organizations across the state, including county …

Youth Education Committee Hosts 62nd Annual Conservation Awareness Poster and Speaking Contests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2019 LAKE GENEVA – The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association (WI Land+Water) hosted its 66th Annual Conservation Conference at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva on March 13-16, 2019.  As part of the conference, the WI Land+Water Youth Education Committee hosted the 62nd Annual Conservation Awareness Poster and Speaking Contest, where students from …

WI Land+Water to Host 66th Annual Conference for Conservation and Resource Professionals

~ Conference to include 40 educational breakout sessions and features keynote speaker Tia Nelson from the Outrider Foundation ~ MADISON – The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association (WI Land+Water) will host its 66th Annual Conference next week, March 13-15, 2019 at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. The conference is expected to bring together over 350 conservation …

WI Land+Water Applauds Governor Evers’ Prioritizing Conservation in 2019-21 Executive Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 04, 2019 WI Land+Water Applauds Governor Evers’ Prioritizing Conservation in 2019-21 Executive Budget ~ Budget includes investments in county conservation staff and cost-sharing for farmers to implement conservation practices ~ MADISON – The Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Association (WI Land+Water) applauds Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers’ 2019-21 Executive Budget, which provides substantial financial resources towards conservation …

WI Land+Water Commends Unanimous Endorsement of Recommended Water Quality Goals by the State Land and Water Conservation Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2018 WI Land+Water Commends Unanimous Endorsement of Recommended Water Quality Goals by the State Land and Water Conservation Board MADISON –  On October 2, 2018, the Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Board (LWCB) unanimously endorsed water quality goals recommended by WI Land+Water’s Food, Land and Water (FLW) Project. Addressing both surface water and groundwater quality …

WI Land+Water, DATCP Recognizes Conservation Farm Family of the Year at the 2018 Conservation Observance Day

WI Land+Water Elliot Meyer, Communications Specialist 608-441-2677 ex. 8 elliot@wisconsinlandwater.org   Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Bill Cosh, Communications Director (608) 224-5020 William2.Cosh@wi.gov   Sauk County Department of Conservation, Planning and Zoning Melissa Keenan, Resources Conservationist (608) 355-4838 melissa.kennan@saukcountywi.gov   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 21, 2018   WI Land+Water, DATCP Recognizes Conservation Farm Family of the Year at …

WI Land+Water Welcomes Matt Krueger as New Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 4, 2018 WI Land+Water Welcomes Matt Krueger as New Executive Director  ~ Association warmly bids farewell to Jim VandenBrook; welcomes Krueger from River Alliance of Wisconsin ~ MADISON – WI Land+Water today announced Matt Krueger as the new Executive Director of the Association, following the retirement of former Executive Director Jim VandenBrook. Krueger comes to WI …

WI Land+Water Hosts 65th Annual Conference and Land & Water Conservation Board Elections

WI Land+Water Elliot Meyer Communications Specialist 608-441-2677 ex.8 elliot@wisconsinlandwater.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2018   WI Land+Water Hosts 65th Annual Conference and Land & Water Conservation Board Elections   ~ Conference includes 40 conservation presentations and honors outstanding environmental stewards across Wisconsin ~   LAKE GENEVA – WI Land+Water hosted its 65th Annual Conference this past March 14-16th …

WI Land+Water Applauds Unanimous Adoption of NR 151 Revisions by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 24, 2018 PRESS CONTACT: Elliot Meyer Communications & Media Specialist (608) 441-2677 ex. 8 elliot@wisconsinlandwater.org WI Land+Water Applauds Unanimous Adoption of NR 151 Revisions by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board MADISON –  Wisconsin’s Natural Resources Board unanimously approved new rules today to increase groundwater protection across 15 counties in Eastern Wisconsin. In a collective effort to …