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Event: Robin Wall Kimmerer, “Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants”

Join Wild Ones and the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh’s Sustainability Institute for Regional Transformations and the Inter-Tribal Student Council on Tuesday, March 19 as we present: “Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants” with celebrated ecologist, educator and author Robin Wall Kimmerer. Continue reading "Event: Robin Wall Kimmerer, “Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants”"

Ecological Control of Invasive Plant Species

Controlling invasive plants may seem like a thankless task, but it is essential for the well-being of our ecosystems. The techniques and timing for eradicating weeds and invasive plants vary according to species. Conducting research, whether through online searches, reviewing gardening guides, or consulting with fellow gardeners, is crucial to find the best removal strategies […] Continue reading "Ecological Control of Invasive Plant Species"

Book Review: Braiding Sweetgrass

As a writer and scientist, upcoming Wild Ones national webinar speaker, Robin Wall Kimmerer, is interested in both the restoration of ecological communities and the restoration of our relationships to land. Kimmerer’s work is a call to rediscover our role as participants in the natural world. She articulates a compelling vision: “a renewed sense of the […] Continue reading "Book Review: Braiding Sweetgrass"

Wild Ones Awards over $10,000 in Seeds for Education Grants to 23 Youth-Serving Organizations

As our movement of native planters cultivating healthier landscapes continues to grow and spread, Wild Ones remains invigorated by our work to promote native landscapes through education, advocacy and collaborative action. It’s through this educational mission that the Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education (SFE) Grant program was developed in 1997. The SFE program’s purpose is […] Continue reading "Wild Ones Awards over $10,000 in Seeds for Education Grants to 23 Youth-Serving Organizations"