Posted on May 14, 2018
When you visit the UW Arboretum, you go to take a stroll through the woodlands, prairies, and flowering trees. You go to navigate the boardwalks […]
Living Science | Private Lands, Public Good
With the warmer months upon us, the outdoor season is in full swing. There are hikes to take and birds to watch, fish to catch […]
Posted on March 4, 2016
For the Birds
A new version of the Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas draws on the increasing power
of citizen science
Bees and Beyond
CALS researchers Claudio Gratton and Christina Locke are providing science-based information and structure to the process as a broad group of stakeholders and citizens create Wisconsin’s first Pollinator Protection Plan.
Posted on November 3, 2015
The New Old Forest
Clear-cutting in past centuries left Wisconsin with very few old-growth forests—and fewer of the environmental benefits they provide. CALS has partnered with the DNR and other institutions on a long-term project to learn how such forests can be reestablished and sustainably used.
Posted on June 9, 2015
CALS scientists from a wide range of disciplines help forge the future of a growing field
Posted on September 18, 2007
Soil scientist Teri Balser says we can learn a lot from what lives under the surface. Even the weather.
Wisconsin's Magazine for the Life Sciences