Established 1992

Waukesha County Land Conservancy

protecting and caring for environmentally significant land
and water in Waukesha County for future generations


Visit Gathering Waters to learn more about their support of Wisconsin's land trusts and how they help to protect Wisconsin’s land, water, wildlife, and way of life.

The Invasive Plants Association of Wisconsin promotes better stewardship of the natural resources of Wisconsin by advancing the understanding of invasive plants, preventing their introduction and encouraging the control of their spread.


Learn more about Common buckthorn, how to identify it, and removal techniques. 

Learn more about Garlic mustard, how to identify it, and removal techniques. 


Th Oak Ecosystem Best Management Practices guide has been developed to assist private landowners, to manage native oak woodlands, conserve wildlife habitat, and protect nature and the different plants and animals which are unique to oak ecosystems. 

UW-Stevens Point provides a Dichotomous Tree Identification Key to determine the identity of trees in Wisconsin.