Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program http://wuwm.com en Joint Finance Cuts Back Stewardship Funding http://wuwm.com/post/joint-finance-cuts-back-stewardship-funding <p>A party-line vote cut funding to Wisconsin’s Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program by $63.5 million dollars over the next seven years.</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 03:14:25 +0000 Susan Bence 3344 at http://wuwm.com Joint Finance Cuts Back Stewardship Funding Stewardship Funding Will Soon Face Legislative Scrutiny http://wuwm.com/post/stewardship-funding-will-soon-face-legislative-scrutiny <p></p><p>The Joint Finance Committee continues working its way through the “dollars and cents” of Governor Walker’s proposed 2013-2015 state budget. One program facing scrutiny is the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program. Over the past 20 years, the fund has protected more than 600,000 acres. It pools resources of the DNR, local government and land trusts. You have only to head up the Milwaukee River to see the funding at work.<br> Tue, 07 May 2013 15:56:13 +0000 Susan Bence 2453 at http://wuwm.com Stewardship Funding Will Soon Face Legislative Scrutiny