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"Acquire, restore, preserve and manage prairie lands in the Chiwaukee
Prairie - Carol Beach area of Kenosha County, Wisconsin which include rare,
endangered and threatened species, lands with natural diversity, and viable
self-sustaining ecological communities as well as to promote the
conservation education of its members and the general public."
Saturday, November 15 Work
Prescribed fire is one of the best management tools for maintaining a
healthy prairie. While a burn is planned for this fall, hopes are dwindling
along with daylight hours. Pictured above is one of the last burns at
Many of you will remember Don Snyder, a super volunteer who loved the
Prairie and who for two decades drove down from Menominee Falls to attend
workdays. Don's family is planning a memorial gathering at Chiwaukee on
November 26 (28 if bad weather). All are invited. If interested in
attending, please reply for more information.
Saturday is our monthly workday from 10 AM to 1 PM. We will be removing
invasive brush. As always, we will provide tools and gloves. The weather
prediction for Saturday is a cold 35 degrees with a SW breeze at 9 mph.
We meet at
121st Street on Al Krampert Trail
If you have questions, call 262-658-8336 or email
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To send a donation or to request more information:
Chiwaukee Prairie Preservation Fund, Inc.
P.O. Box 1802
Kenosha, Wisconsin 53141
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