ARBORETUM NEWS (EARTH PARTNERSHIP FOR SCHOOLS)

Summer 2013 Institute Highlights!

THURSDAY, JANUARY 2, 2014

This past summer, teachers, tribal members, natural resource professionals, community members, and students met throughout the country to learn about ecological restoration and engaging youth with nature.

Get a glimpse of what they did by checking out the 2013 Summer Institute photo summaries!

Located between Lake Wingra and the West Beltline Highway at 1207 Seminole Highway, the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum features the restored prairies, forests and wetlands of pre-settlement Wisconsin. This 1,260-acre arboretum also houses flowering trees, shrubs and a world-famous lilac collection. Educational tours for groups and the general public, science and nature-based classes for all ages and abilities, and a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for groups, families and individuals are available.