Conservation

Environment
10:24 pm
Sun June 16, 2013

An Unusual Natural Area

It is difficult to capture the magnificence of the Shady Lane Natural Area.

The Shady Lane Natural Area in Ozaukee County celebrated its grand opening Saturday. We glimpse at its fern-carpeted canopy and learn about the preserve’s unusual history.

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Environment
2:00 pm
Tue April 22, 2008

A Magnificent Obsession

Nina Leopold Bradley

Aldo Leopold was a legendary environmentalist and forester. He spent almost two decades working with the U.S. Forest Service in the Southwest. Throughout his life Leopold loved observing, journaling and sketching his surrounding. That didn’t change when he transferred to work in Madison, Wisconsin.

Nina Leopold Bradley was a young girl in 1935, when her father Aldo invited his family on the adventure of a lifetime. A ramshackle farm caught his eye near the Wisconsin River, not far from Baraboo.

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