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April 1 — May 1



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Saturday, April 4

Night Walk: Skydance
6:30 PM
UW Arboretum , Visitors Center, Madison, WI

Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna
9:00 AM
Arbor Drive parking lot, off Monroe Street, Madison, WI

Tuesday, April 7

Informational Meeting
WEI Energy Certificate Info Session
5:00 PM
1115 Wisconsin Energy Institute, 1552 University Ave., Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 8

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Estimating Settlement Era Forest Density: The Legacy of Grant Cottam (Botany, UW-Madison)
3:00 PM
104 Russell Labs, 1630 Linden Dr, Madison, WI

Thursday, April 9

Student Presentation
Nelson Institute Student Brownbag Seminar Series
12:30 PM
15 Science Hall, 550 N. Park St., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Weston Roundtable: Quantifying the Value of Storage Technologies for Solar and Wind Energy
4:15 PM
1106 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave., Madison, WI

Friday, April 10

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Child Support Receipt, Mobility and Housing Quality
12:00 PM
208 Old Music Hall, 925 Bascom Mall, Madison, WI

Saturday, April 11

Volunteer Opportunity
UW-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Lakeshore Nature Preserve, Picnic Point parking lot 129 on University Bay Drive. On 80 bus route. , Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Wingra Oak Savanna
9:00 AM
Arbor Drive parking lot, off Monroe St., Madison, WI

Sunday, April 12

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Effigy Mounds in the Arboretum
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

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

Tuesday, April 14

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
Chaos and Complex Systems Seminar: How scale-dependent are ecosystem-atmosphere exchanges?
12:00 PM
4274 Chamberlin Hall, 1150 University Ave., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
MeatEater: Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter
5:30 PM
Hector Deluca Forum Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, 330 N. Orchard, Madison, WI

Thursday, April 16

Student Presentation
Nelson Institute Student Brownbag Seminar Series
12:30 PM
15 Science Hall, 550 N. Park St., Madison, WI

Saturday, April 18

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Beginning Birding (evening)
6:30 PM
Lot 129 Lakeshore Nature Preserve , 2004 University Bay Drive, Madison, WI

What Bird is That?
9:00 AM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Ecological Restoration Work Party: Grady Tract
9:00 AM
Grady Tract parking lot , at the intersection of Seminole Hwy. and the Beltline south Frontage Road, Madison, WI

Sunday, April 19

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
For Love of the Earth
1:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Volunteer Opportunity
Uw-Madison Lakeshore Nature Preserve Volunteer Opportunity
9:00 AM
Lakeshore Nature Preserve, Picnic Point parking lot 129 on University Bay Drive. On 80 bus route. , Madison, WI

Monday, April 20

Conference/Symposium
Ninth Annual Nelson Institute Earth Day Conference featuring Neil DeGrasse Tyson
8:00 AM
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 22

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Native Plant Garden Tour: Early Signs of Spring on Earth Day
7:00 PM
UW Arboretum Visitor Center, 1207 Seminole Highway, Madison, WI

Thursday, April 23

Student Presentation
Nelson Institute Student Brownbag Seminar Series
12:30 PM
15 Science Hall, 550 N. Park St., Madison, WI

Lecture/Seminar/Talk
A Transdisciplinary Deliberative Model for Just Research on Vanishing Bees
12:30 PM
8411 Social Science, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI

Saturday, April 25

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
Restoration Ecology in Eagle Heights Woods
1:00 PM
Park on Wood Lane Lakeshore Nature Preserve, Walk to Shady Lane trail head, Madison, WI

Sunday, April 26

Outdoor Field Trip/Walk/Tour
LAKESHORE NATURE PRESERVE BIRD AND NATURE WALK: Every 4th Sunday
1:30 PM
Lakeshore Nature Preserve, 3016 Lake Mendota Drive, Madison, WI

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