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VERNON COUNTY, WI – February 13, 2018 – Forty acres of wildlife-rich bluff land near the town of La Farge have been added to the list of properties permanently protected…
LA CROSSE, WI – Mississippi Valley Conservancy announced that it has received a rare gift of $1 million from an anonymous donor who wishes to see the donation tripled to…
LA CROSSE, WIS. — The Crawford Country Community Fund has awarded $1,000 to Mississippi Valley Conservancy for its upcoming Family Bat Fest at Kickapoo Caverns in Wauzeka, WI. The event…
La Crosse Tribune
VIROQUA - Mark Heberlein's and Kathleen Fitzgerald's 146 acre property near Viroqua consists of scenic wooded bluffland and native grasslands along a 3/4-mile-long strecth of the South Fork Bad Axe…
VERNON COUNTY, WI – December 28, 2017 – Mark Heberlein’s and Kathleen Fitzgerald’s 146-acre property located near Viroqua consists of scenic wooded bluffland and native grasslands along a ¾-mile long…
Coulee Courier
When Karen Oberhauser was a teacher of earth science classes, chemistry and biology at Onalaska High School in the early 1980s, she enjoyed biking, cross country skiing, and exploring the…
LA CROSSE, WI – November 2, 2017 – A dose of nature is good medicine for public health. That's the premise of the relationship between the Mayo Clinic Health System–Franciscan…
After I stepped out of the car, I did not walk up to the house and knock on the door. I stood in awe at the view. For 360 degrees,…
MONROE COUNTY, WI – October 19, 2017 – When Eric and Inese Epstein acquired land on the Kickapoo River in Monroe County, fifteen years ago, they knew they were protecting…
FALL COLOR HIKE TO INCLUDE MINI YOGA SESSION Guided hike of beautiful Miller Bluff offered by Mississippi Valley Conservancy. LA CROSSE, WI – September 26 2017 – The popular yoga…