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February 21 — March 21



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Tuesday, February 21

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Peregrines of Chicago and Beyond: Back from the Brink
7:00 PM
H.F. DeLuca Forum Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, 330 North Orchard Street, Madison, WI

Thursday, February 23

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
WESTON ROUNDTABLE: Climate Resiliency Planning and Buildings: Lessons from the Field
4:15 PM
1163 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Naturalists’ Winter Enrichment: Assessing Wisconsin's Beetle Diversity (Coleoptera)
9:00 AM
Auditorium UW–Madison Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Saturday, February 25

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW–Madison Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Sunday, February 26

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: The End of Winter
1:00 PM
UW–Madison Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Family Nature Program: Patterns in Winter Trees
1:30 PM
UW–Madison Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison, WI

Monday, February 27

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Gaylord Nelson Lecture: The Life Beneath Our Feet: Respecting and Protecting a Critical Resource
7:00 PM
H.F. DeLuca Forum Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St., Madison, WI

Thursday, March 2

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Naturalists’ Winter Enrichment: The Human-Wildlife Connection: Why We Pay to Understand
9:00 AM
Auditorium UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Saturday, March 4

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Madison Reads Leopold
9:30 AM
Auditorium UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Sunday, March 5

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Walking in Leopold's Footsteps
8:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Tuesday, March 7

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Atoms for Nature: The Heroic Journey of a Beautiful Idea
7:30 PM
Wisconsin Union Theater, 800 Langdon Street, Madison, WI

Wednesday, March 8

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Terra Incognita Presents: Evolution of Ivanpah Solar
7:00 PM
3rd Floor Madison Public Library (Central), 201 Mifflin Street, Madison, WI

Thursday, March 9

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Naturalists' Winter Enrichment: Why I Talk to My Plants—Because They "Listen”: What Do We Know about How Plants Sense their Environment?
9:00 AM
Auditorium UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Friday, March 10

Conference/Symposium
Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival
9:00 AM
Location, To Be Determined, Madison, WI

Saturday, March 11

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Night Walk: Crusted Snow Moon
6:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
UW Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Picnic Point parking lot 129, 2004 University Bay Dr, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Conference/Symposium
Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival
9:00 AM
Location, To Be Determined, Madison, WI

Sunday, March 12

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Expanding Local Food Access to Consumers, Schools & Businesses
10:00 AM
Borgwardt Hall Bethel Lutheran Church, 312 Wisconsin Ave., Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Looking for the Green
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Family Walk: Mud
1:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Conference/Symposium
Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival
9:00 AM
Location, To Be Determined, Madison, WI

Monday, March 13

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Why Aldo Leopold Has Failed: Rescuing Environmentalism From Moral Obligations
5:00 PM
1106 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Thursday, March 16

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
The Soils of Wisconsin Book Launch
3:00 PM
Dept. Soil Science, 1525 Observatory Dr., Madison, WI

Saturday, March 18

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:00 AM
UW–Madison Arboretum Grady Tract parking lot, southeast corner of Seminole Hwy. and W. Beltline Frontage Rd., Madison, WI

Sunday, March 19

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Walk: Awakening Land
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Monday, March 20

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Arboretum Night Walk: Spring Equinox
6:30 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

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