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Fitchburg Fields
PO Box 259876, 53725
Garden providing produce for local food pantries; classes in food preservation. volunteer food conservation
Friends of Cherokee Marsh
PO Box 3390, 53704
Works to protect, preserve and restore the beauty, value and health of Cherokee Marsh and the upper Yahara River watershed. Guided tours, field work, and other activities. park environment conservation
Community GroundWorks
3601 Memorial Dr., Ste. 4, 53704
Nonprofit centered on nature and local food. Develops, manages and stewards Troy Gardens, 26 acres of community gardens, a community-supported farm, youth gardens, handicapped accessible gardens, woodland and prairie restoration, nature trails and edible landscaping. Also sponsors the Capitol veggie garden. food garden environment conservation restoration
Gathering Waters Conservancy
211 S. Paterson St., Ste. 270, 53703
Protects Wisconsin's land and water resources by strengthening the state land trust movement as a service center providing training, technical assistance and continuing education. Field trips, too; check website for schedule. environment conservation
Habitat for Humanity of Dane County ReStore
East: 208 Cottage Grove Rd., 53716; West: 5906 Odana Rd., 53719
East: 608-661-2813; West: 608-442-9919
Building materials and home fixture re-use and surplus center; material donations are accepted, for sale to the general public at reduced prices. Inventory viewable online. environment conservation reuse
Madison & Dane County Clean Sweep
7102 Hwy. 12, 53718
Year-round facility near Yahara Hills golf course at the Dane County Landfill. Bring hazardous household materials such as oil-based paints, paint-related products, pesticides, poisons, organic solvents, ignitables, aerosols, and rechargeable batteries. $10 fee per trip; televisions and computer monitors are another $10. Open Tues.-Fri. 7 am-2:45 pm, Sat. 8-10:45 am. See complete rules and accepted items at website. environment conservation
Wisconsin Wetlands Association
214 N. Hamilton St., Ste. 201, 53703
Educational and advocacy organization dedicated to protecting, restoring and promoting wetlands and associated ecosystems. environment conservation
River Alliance of Wisconsin
306 E. Wilson St., Ste. 2W, 53703
Helps protect and restore Wisconsin's rivers. Advocacy and field trips. environment conservation
Nature Conservancy Wisconsin Chapter
633 W. Main St., 53703
Funds, protects and maintains the Earth's rare species and natural communities by preserving the land. Most nature reserves are open to the public for passive recreation. Field trips and other events; see calendar on website. nature environment conservation
Natural Heritage Land Trust
303 S. Paterson St., Ste. 6, 53703
Protects and preserves natural areas in and around Dane County through donations, conservation easements, purchases and assistance to private owners. environment conservation
Dane County Conservation League
PO Box 44039, 53744
Protects fish and wildlife and their natural habitats; pheasants and quail raised for later release in the wild. Meets to discuss farm and conservation issues the fourth Tuesdays at 7 pm at the VFW Hall, 133 E. Lakeside St. environment conservation
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