FREE Screening of “Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time”

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In celebration of Earth Day, Madison Area Technical College- Reedsburg will be offering a public screen of the Emmy-Award winning movie “Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time” on Wednesday, April 23, at 6:30pm

If you haven’t seen the movie yet, this is a great opportunity to join neighbors and friends to view this story to stay connected to Sauk County.  If you have already seen the movie, this is an opportunity to renew your connection with Aldo Leopold and the Land Ethic.

  For more information, please see our website.

Be a Friend of Mirror Lake

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The Friends of Mirror Lake will be hosting an Earth Day Event on Saturday, April 19 from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm. Please check in at the park office. Some of the activities include campsite clean up, invasive species removal, litter removal, and picnic table painting. (Weather permitting) Feel free to bring a pair of work gloves, all other tools will be provided.

Please come and help keep our parks looking their best!

Click here for more information!

Cranes: Symbol of Survival

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You have probably been seeing or hearing these beautiful birds as they return to Wisconsin. Want to learn more about cranes?  There are plenty of opportunities!

International Crane Foundation will be hosting a mini-workshop “Whooping Cranes- Back from the Brink” at the Earth Day Celebration, April 27. For more information about the workshop, visit our website Mini Workshop Information

Or take a visit to the International Crane Foundation!  Tours will start this weekend!! Their site hosts a captive flock of approximately 100 cranes, including the only complete collection of all 15 species assembled. The campus offers live crane exhibits, guided and self-guided tours, a research library, visitor center and over four miles of nature trails set among 100 acres of restored tall grass prairie, oak savanna and wetlands .Please visit our website to find out more about the tours during our Earth Week event.