Paddle Day at Upham Woods gets big response

Sunday, October 21 st  marked the single most highly attended public event at Upham Woods. Through a special grant from Patagonia & Fontana Sports, the Natural Resources Foundation (NRF), and the Wisconsin Association of Environmental Education (WAEE), Upham Woods was able to host a Wisconsin River Paddle Day that was both open to the public and free for […]


Successful WAEE Fall Conference at Upham Woods

The Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education held its annual conference at Upham Woods this past month.  This year’s 2018 WAEE Annual Conference was focused on Equity in Environmental Education.  Over 150 participants coming from a wide variety of organizations connected to environmental education came to Upham Woods over the course of the two day conference. A variety of workshops were offered […]

Students huddle and use portable microscope and iPad.

DOTS Experiences at Upham Woods

The land that Upham Woods sits upon has a deep and engaging story to tell. Whether it is the complex ecological interactions on Blackhawk Island or the ever-changing water conditions of the Wisconsin River, there is endless opportunity to research and explore. The Digital Observation Technology Skills (DOTS) Program is a flexible scientific approach that […]