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Wild rice: food for migrating waterfowl

Wild rice: food for migrating waterfowl

You may enjoy a dish of wild rice for its flavor and nutrition. But did you know that wild rice provides valuable cover, food, and loafing sites for numerous bird species of conservation concern? It turns out that wild rice is one of the most important waterfowl foods...

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Protecting the La Crosse River Marsh

Protecting the La Crosse River Marsh

Thanks to the tireless efforts of the Friends of the La Crosse River Marsh, the future is looking bright for the wetlands at the heart of La Crosse. Through collaborative management partnerships, countless hours of volunteer work, public education programs, and...

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