Read the latest news from the Preserve!
Summer 2014 Preserve E-Newsletter (July 22)
Explore the Preserve with Free Friends Field Trips!
Every year the Friends of the Lakeshore Nature Preserve host a variety of fun and interesting field trips in the Preserve. Everyone is welcome! Check out the schedule here.
In addition, the Friends of the Lakeshore Nature Preserve and the Madison Audubon Society will co-sponsor monthly Bird and Nature Walks--every 4th Sunday from 1:30-3:00PM starting Sunday March 23. These informal outings welcome students, families and kids. Walk leaders and participants share their knowledge about the birds, animals and plants they find as they stroll the Preserve paths. Meet at the Eagle Heights Community Gardens tool shed, 3016 Lake Mendota Drive just up the hill from University Bay Drive. (March 17)
We've made changes to the website to make things easier to find. Please REFRESH your browser by hitting F5 or your refresh icon. If you can't find what you're looking for use the search box. (Jan. 20)
New Fire Circle Reservation System
Fire circles in the Preserve are a great tradition, even in cold weather! Learn more and see a map of fire circles here.
To make reservations for a fire
circle please contact Campus Event Services at 608-262-2511
Mon. through Fri.
8:00am to 5:00pm. UW-Madison departments and registered student
can reserve a site on-line at http://www.union.wisc.edu/eventservices-services.htm