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Wisconsin DNR

A disease is killing off Wisconsin’s snakes, alarming scientists who say they are an essential part of the fabric of Wisconsin ecosystems, controlling pests and keeping human diseases like Lyme in check. Read more

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Bill Lunney is retiring after more than 50 years of environmental and government advocacy. His legacy will last for generations. Read more

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Iain McLennan Duffus

Wisconsin’s Driftless Region offers some of the best trout fishing in the country, thanks to decades of conservation practices promoted here. It’s boosted the rural economy in places like Viroqua. But global warming remains a threat. Read more

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