Via La Cross Tribune .
Via WisPolitics press release .
Better living through cycling. Via Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Big Dairy and Big Agriculture vs. ordinary residents, small farms, and sustainable practices. Via Center for Media and Democracy.
Texan is known simply as James Kroll in the other, less interesting times in his life. Via Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Hunters will have about two months to shoot Wisconsin’s official symbol of peace. Via WEAU.
Total $4.6 million conservation easement. Via Wisconsin State Journal.
Treves was also surprised by the level of support expressed for a regulated wolf hunt among non-hunters and those living outside wolf range. In Wisconsin, for example, he says, “You find a surprising amount of support for a public regulated harvest of wolves even in places like Madison, Fond du Lac, or Sister Bay.” Via UW-Madison…
B-cycle, an arm of Trek Bicycle Corp., has installed 24 stations with 230 bikes around Downtown and the UW-Madison campus since the program debuted this spring. By fall the company is expected to install 10 more stations outside of the Isthmus for a total of 350 bikes. Via Wisconsin State Journal.
More like apathetic, perhaps. Funniest line: “Walker’s spokesman didn’t respond to requests for comment.” Just can’t imagine Walker Admin with a rapid response for the Isthmus. Via Isthmus | The Daily Page.
Trees felled across a 100,000 acre area in northwest Wisconsin’s Bayfield, Burnett, Douglas, Polk, and Washburn counties. Via La Crosse Tribune.
Via Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin.
First skirmish in a possible war against flying, chewing menace. Via WISC Madison.
Reportedly not promptly forthcoming about killings or number killed. Via Wisconsin Law Journal.
Although a hunt may take years to approve, some hunters are planning even now for the chance to kill recently endangered animals. Via Superior Telegram.
$12.5K. Via Wisconsin Law Journal.
Crane was one of only several hundred in the wild, migrating from Wisconsin to Florida, when Wade Bennett of Indiana killed it. Via Wisconsin Outdoor Fun. Earlier: WI Whooping Cranes Shot During Migration.
Chris Paine, director of Who Killed the Electric Car?, speaks on Tuesday 4.26 at Lawrence. Via Lawrence University News.
Via Fond du Lac Reporter.
Nature Conservancy owns thousands of acres near Baraboo and Spring Green. Via Wiscnews.
Via Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Skeptical Republicans question the proposal. Via Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Sen. Majority Leader and Assembly Speaker allege ‘water quality’ concerns of neighbors, and all Wisconsin knows of the Fitzgeralds’ longstanding, passionate environmentalism. Via Fond du Lac Reporter.
Green programs aren’t the kind of green that wields influence. Via Wisconsin State Journal.