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Oak Savanna Restoration Update

We were able to get the forestry mower on-site for a few days in February and really started opening up the savanna.  The snow depth kept us off of the slopes but we were able to tackle the top of the ridge, the flat area to the northwest of the ridge and some of the […]

Oak Savanna Restoration

NES has been hard at work in southern Wisconsin restoring an oak savanna ecosystem.  We are manually removing invasive and undesirable shrubs and trees within and around sensitive areas; and soon we will be using a forestry mower to remove the remaining unwanted shrubs and trees in the remaining forested area.