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APRIL 26, 2017
Two from Nelson Institute among 2017 Carnegie Fellows
Two UW-Madison professors, Greg Nemet and Gregg Mitman – both faculty members of the Nelson Institute – have been named 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellows by the Carnegie Corporation of New York.


APRIL 14, 2017
‘Outdoors for All’: Summer course explores efforts to make recreation and conservation more diverse and inclusive
The nation’s wild places – from national and state parks to national forests, preserves and wilderness areas – belong to all Americans. But not all of us use these resources equally. Why? A new three-credit summer-term course, Outdoors for All (Envir St 402, Section 2), will explore this question.


APRIL 6, 2017
New website archives more than a century of research to help conserve Wisconsin’s treasured Green Lake
Nelson Institute students and faculty have developed a website to assist researchers, inform the public, and boost conservation efforts around central Wisconsin’s Green Lake.