Trainings & Workshops

We offer workshops, training opportunities, an annual conference, and other services to all land trust practioners in Wisconsin. Currently planned learning opportunities are listed below.  Questions, feedback, and suggestions are most welcome and can be directed to Meg Domroese, Land Trust Program Director.

In-Person Training Opportunities


SAVE THE DATE for the 2018 Wisconsin Land Trust Conference!

March 8-10, 2018  |  Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center |  Onalaska

Mark your calendar to join land trust staff, board members, and partners for this annual conference. The "Retreat" is an unparalled opportunity to learn and share, get re-energized, and have fun with peers from around the state!  

What topics do you want to cover in 2018? Check out suggestions from 2017 Retreat feedback and let us know if you have ideas to add. We will release 2018 program information and registration details in the coming months. Please stay tuned!

Access presentations, related resources, and photos from the 2017 program


Virtual Training Opportunities

Ask-An-Expert Call Series

Save the Date - December 1 at 11am - for a discussion about climate change, with Stephen Handler of the Northern Institute for Applied Climate Science

Stay tuned for details and registration information.

We are planning a great series for 2018. If you have topic suggestions, please contact Meg Domroese.

Gathering Waters, along with the Land Trust Alliance and Michigan's Heart of the Lakes, are pleased to offer a series of free Ask-An-Expert calls that are easy to fit into your busy day.



The Land Trust Alliance hosts webinars throughout the year. With a click of a mouse, participants have immediate access to the best minds in the field of conservation, governance, and organizational management without the hassle and expense of travel.

For dates and topics, check the Alliance's webinar schedule.

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