February Monthly Meeting

Meeting will be held on February 27th at 6:00 PM at the Round Up North in Brule.

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Northern Forest Master Plans

The public will have a second opportunity to review and comment on proposed changes to master plans for several northern forests. The Department of Natural Resources is proposing a variance to the master plans of all northern state forests, except Governor Knowles State Forest, so that 75 percent of all the land is classified as […]

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South Shore Railroad Grade

The South Shore Railroad abandoned its operations in the late 1800’s or early 1900’s. After operation ceased, maintenance of their grades also ended. Over time, the grade crossing Nebagamon Creek has become a problem. Concern about this grade first surfaced more than 25 years ago. The Club is working with the Wisconsin DNR and Brule River Preservation to […]

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Possible DNR Breakup

Rep. Adam Jarchow, R-Balsam Lake, has introduced a proposal to split up the DNR. Rep. Jarchow wants to spread DNR fisheries, wildlife, pollution control, forestry, parks and other programs among 2 new state departments and 3 existing ones, believing it would allow better “focus.” A number of past resource professionals have been concerned that the move would […]

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Vegetative Cover of the Brule River Watershed Re-visited

Researchers at the Lake Superior Research Institute University of Wisconsin Superior recently completed Phase I of a study of the plant communities of the Brule River watershed (1852, 1944, and 2016), comparing data from 2 earlier studies with their current findings. The first part of the Phase I study focused on changes in species richness, […]

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The New Hats are Here

Our new hats are here just in time for the Holidays! Price is $20 (members) plus $4 shipping and handling or $25 (non-members) plus $4 shipping and handling. The hats can be ordered through our Club Store. Click on Club Store.

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The “Good Old Days”

We’ve created digital copies of most of our past newsletters going back to 1976. We’d also like to get copies of newsletter from before 1976, so if you have any of these squirreled away that you haven’t recycled yet, please let us know. We’d love to get copies!  For all the history buffs out there, […]

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