Arboretum News (Friends of the Arboretum)

Explore the Northern Rockies with Friends


Join Friends members on a tour of geologically carved, mountain encrusted and biologically diverse landscapes of the Northern Rocky Mountains. The wilderness aesthetics alone can give you sensory overload! Join the Friends of the Arboretum September 12-18, 2015 for our “Glacier National Park and Waterton Lakes Park Deluxe Tour.” To learn more ... Read more »

  • Friends Announce 2014 Leopold Restoration Award Winners

    WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2014

    This year, the Leopold Restoration Awards program bestows four awards that recognize the outstanding contributions of private landowners who have transformed their land, shared what they have learned, and worked with professionals and volunteers to accomplish ecological restoration goals — and a career in ecological restoration that has enhanced land management. Read more »

  • Friends 2015 Annual Meeting is June 6

    MONDAY, JULY 14, 2014

    The Friends will celebrate another year of providing interesting and enlightening programs, activities and trips for our members and financial and volunteer support for the ... Read more »

  • New book looks at the history of the Arboretum


    Frank Court’s new book, Pioneers of Ecological Restoration: The People and Legacy of the University of Wisconsin’s Arboretum, is hot off the press—a scholarly yet ... Read more »