Composites: Goldenrod and Aster ID with Zach Kron

September 13 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Composites: Goldenrod and Aster ID with Zach Kron

Do you visit or manage lands with asters and goldenrods and can’t tell one from the next? This is the instruction you need. Work with regional botanist Zach Kron for both inside and field instruction on how to identify the many asters and goldenrods of Riveredge’s fields and forests. See species in their natural settings and leave with new identification skills. This event is rain or shine. Please dress accordingly.

Ages 14+

Members*: $35 | Non-members: $40

Pre-registration required by September 11 at 11:55 pm.

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September 13 @ 9:00 am 1:30 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Stroll with a Naturalist: Wild Edibles

August 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Stroll with a Naturalist: Wild Edibles

Enjoy a casual walk with a naturalist while focusing on a special aspect of nature. Other things of interest will be explored as well. These educational programs will give you a better understanding of the flora and fauna of the nature center. You may even learn some of the history of the land too.

Ages 18+

This program is free to attend, but donations are greatly appreciated!

Pre-register by August 21 at 11:55 pm or register at the program if spots are available.

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August 22 @ 10:00 am 11:30 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Summer Plant ID and Management (Evening)

July 19 @ 4:15 pm – 8:15 pm

Summer Plant ID and Management (Evening)

Come of this class to get to know native and non native plant species in their natural settings and leave with a good understaning of how to and how not to manage them. In this short half day course students will tour the natura center’s high quality and low qaulity habitats alongside Matt Smith. Matt serves Riveredge as the Director of Research and Conservation. He has over 22 years of experience as a restoration ecologist and is the primary manager for this project responsible for monitoring, project implementation and reporting. He has worked throughout the great lakes region as both a technician, project manager, and consultant on projects small and large scale covering a wide range of disturbance and habitat type. This event is rain or shine, please dress accordingly.

Ages 14+

Member*: $30 | Non-member: $35

Pre-registration required by July 16 at 11:55 pm.

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If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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July 19 @ 4:15 pm 8:15 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Summer Plant ID and Management (Daytime)

July 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Summer Plant ID and Management (Daytime)

Come of this class to get to know native and non native plant species in their natural settings and leave with a good understaning of how to and how not to manage them. In this short half day course students will tour the natura center’s high quality and low qaulity habitats alongside Matt Smith. Matt serves Riveredge as the Director of Research and Conservation. He has over 22 years of experience as a restoration ecologist and is the primary manager for this project responsible for monitoring, project implementation and reporting. He has worked throughout the great lakes region as both a technician, project manager, and consultant on projects small and large scale covering a wide range of disturbance and habitat type. This event is rain or shine, please dress accordingly.

Ages 14+

Member*: $30 | Non-member: $35

Pre-registration required by July 16 at 11:55 pm.

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Members:

Follow the instructions using the button below to login to your member account for member discounts on programs and events. You can use this login to check your membership status, see your expiration date, and renew your membership as well.

If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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July 19 @ 12:00 pm 4:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Willow ID with Zach Kron

June 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Willow ID with Zach Kron

Expand your restoration skillsets by getting past the genus Salix to further your understanding of willow species identification and their habitat needs. Follow Zach Khron and Matt Smith into off-trail areas of Riveredge’s uncommon habitats to find willow populations, identify to species and discuss management. We will start our day in lab to review herbarium specimens and end it in the field. Dress for all forecasted weather, bring your knee-high boots and a lunch!

Ages 18+

Members*: $45 | Non-members: $55

Pre-register by June 4 at 11:55 pm or register at the program if spots are available.

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Follow the instructions using the button below to login to your member account for member discounts on programs and events. You can use this login to check your membership status, see your expiration date, and renew your membership as well.

If you don’t see the member price after logging in, need help checking your membership status, or you are unsure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at [email protected] or call the Riveredge office at 262-375-2715.

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June 5 @ 9:00 am 1:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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(262) 375-2715

Winter Identification and Management of Woody Species

December 15 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Winter Identification and Management of Woody Species

Learn how to identify, manage and monitor trees and shrubs during the dormant season with Riveredge restoration ecologists. The first half of the morning will be spent indoors reviewing a large collection of freshly cut live specimens by fruit, bud, twig, branch, bark, and trunk. Following lunch we will take the course outside to review management and identify populations by setting and habitat.

Please dress for the weather and please bring a lunch.

Ages 15+

Member: $65 | Non-member: $75

Currently enrolled students: $35

Pre-registration required by December 14 at 12:00 pm (noon)

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December 15, 2023 @ 8:00 am 4:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Winter Identification and Management of Woody Species

December 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Winter Identification and Management of Woody Species

Learn how to identify, manage and monitor trees and shrubs during the dormant season with Riveredge restoration ecologists. The first half of the morning will be spent indoors reviewing a large collection of freshly cut live specimens by fruit, bud, twig, branch, bark and truck. Following lunch (BYO) we will take the course outside to review management and identify populations by setting and habitat.

Please dress for the weather and bring a lunch.

Ages 18+

All Access Member: $55 | Trail Pass Member: $65 | Non-member: $65

Special Pricing for Current Students: $35

Registration closes December 12 at 11:59 pm

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December 13, 2022 @ 9:00 am 3:30 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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