Saturday Sept 19.
"A Bit of Wild"
The Waukesha County Land
Conservancy's biennial gala will be held at Murn Farms.
Further information will be
available mid-March, watch your mail and check here for more
In order to reduce
our mailing costs, we are requesting that our donors include an
E-Mail address that can be used to send receipts for their donations
and other notifications.
The Waukesha County Land Conservancy urges
you to contact your state senator and representative regarding the
moratorium on the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Fund. In the proposed
Wisconsin State budget, the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship fund would be
eliminated for thirteen years. Land Trusts, municipalities and the
Department of Natural Resources have protected thousands of acres of
wildlife habitat, prairies, woodlands and wetlands with the help of
the Stewardship Fund. Raising private funds to match these
Stewardship Grants, land trusts alone have protected thousands of
acres since this bipartisan-supported Knowles-Nelson Fund was
We need to tell our legislators that these cuts and changes will
be detrimental to the state’s economy and to our quality of life in
the long term.
Please write or call your state senator and representative. A
possible template follows. You can use the following link to find
the name and email address of your state senator and assemblyman
copy this link and paste it into your browser
A sample letter can be found by clicking on the
link found here: SAMPLE LETTER (.pdf)
SAMPLE LETTER (.doc) Word