Rich Henderson

Rich Henderson MS’81 Landscape Architecture • As an ecologist with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Rich Henderson conducts research on habitat and natural area management, fire ecology, invasive terrestrial species, and species of greatest conservation need, especially those in southern and western Wisconsin. He is motivated by a deep desire to retain and recover the most reduced and threatened portions of our natural environment for current and future generations to enjoy. In addition to his work with the DNR, Henderson served as president of The Prairie Enthusiasts and as the leader of several projects with The Nature Conservancy.