WILD Center Seeking Item Donations You may know that the WILD Center (Wild Ones Institute of Learning and Development) is the national headquarters of Wild Ones. What you may not know is, we strive to keep the WILD Center as self-sustaining as possible. Doing so enables us to keep operating expenses low and direct a… Read more »
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Reduce the cost of a new rain garden or native planting by up to $1,000 per practice Would you like to save 75% on the cost of a new rain garden or native planting? The Healthy Lakes program, run by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and UW-Extension Lakes Program, provides 75% cost-sharing to help… Read more »
There is a polar vortex ravaging Wisconsin this week. Subzero temperatures coupled with strong winds have resulted in wind chills of up to 60 below zero. As a result, the governor has declared a state of emergency, many businesses have closed their campuses for multiple days, and even the USPS has implemented restrictions on how… Read more »
Are Native Plant Seeds from the WILD Center Right for Me? Wild Ones members recently received information about native plant seeds available in exchange for a freewill donation. The national office and local volunteers collected these seeds to generate funds to cover operating expenses such as copier paper, stamps, and electricity. Our goal is to… Read more »
SFE applications are no longer being accepted. The SFE committee has commenced evaluation of all the applications submitted.