Why We Burn!

Why We Burn!

If you visited the Conservancy in the last month you will have noticed that a few sections have looked very different. On April 12th under the supervision of our Forestry Supervisor, Mike Jentch, a crew undertook the burning of about 6 acres of prairie in Lac Lawrann,...
President’s Message – May 2017

President’s Message – May 2017

Greetings, It’s hard to believe but Earth Day, April 22, marked the 4th anniversary of the opening of the Maurin Center.  Last week the Friends of Lac Lawrann played host to over 50 members of the West Bend Chamber of Commerce at the Business After Hours event.  The...
Work on the Annual Plant Sale is Underway

Work on the Annual Plant Sale is Underway

Work on our main fundraising activity, the annual plant sale, is going well.  At last count, volunteers have potted up 4500 plants.  What makes this remarkable, is the threat of the invasive Asian Jumping worm in our area has added to the work load.  Plant sale...