Gathering Waters’ Events

Photo Competition

We received over 300 entries in our 2016-17 photo competition!! Seeing all of the amazing landscapes throughout the state was a powerful reminder that Wisconsin truly is a special place to live, work and play. Thank you for helping capture that truth in photos.

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Feb 09 - 10, 2017

2017 Wisconsin Land Trust Conference

This annual conference (the "Retreat") is an unparalleled opportunity for learning and networking among land trust professionals, volunteers, and industry experts from around the state.

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Sep 16, 2017

2017 Wisconsin Barn Dance

The Partnering for Progress's fun and festive annual Barn Dance celebrates Wisconsin's working lands, and raises funds to support the important work of the nonprofit partner organizations.

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Sep 21, 2017

Land Conservation Leadership Awards

These awards recognize the outstanding accomplishments of individuals, policymakers, land trusts, and other groups who are working to protect the places that make Wisconsin special. They honor the power of committed citizens and offer inspiring examples of conservation success.

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Oct 19, 2017

Jordahl Public Lands Lecture featuring Carolyn Finney

Please join the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies in welcoming Carolyn Finney, Ph.D. at the upcoming Jordahl Public Lands Lecture. Finney, an Assistant Professor of Geography at the University of Kentucky and author of "Black Faces, White Spaces," is deeply interested in issues related to identity, difference, creativity, and resilience. In particular, she explores how issues of difference impacts participation in decision-making processes designed to address environmental issues.

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Mar 08 - 10, 2018

2018 Wisconsin Land Trust Conference

This annual conference (the "Retreat") is an unparalleled opportunity for learning and networking among land trust professionals, volunteers, and industry experts from around the state.

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