Positive Participation with Nature: Ecological Restoration in Wisconsin,
by Mark K. Leach
E-book on disk.
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How Logic Models Can Help Your Environmental Group
be More Effective (tentative title)
by Marian Farrior and Mark K. Leach
Our newest book
The Nineteenth Century Flora of Dane County, Wisconsin: A Twenty-First Century Update by Mark K. Leach and Alexandra Zelles
This flora will be of interest to botanists, conservationists, and ecological restorationists. It provides evidence that over 1400 species of plants (including mosses) and lichens were growing in Dane County during Wisconsin's first few decades of statehood. Each species entry is annotated. The introduction includes an historical and ecological overview.
The e-book is published as an interactive PDF; requires Adobe Reader. 2.6 MB.
Mark Leach addressing The Prairie Enthusiasts conference
The annual TPE conference is Saturday, March 1 at the Country Springs Hotel and Conference Center, Pewaukee, Wisconsin.
* 9:10 AM Dr. Leach will speak on The Evolutionary Significance of The Prairie Enthusiasts and Other Mutants.
* 1:30 PM: Leach will present a practical workshop on Assessing Vegetation for Natural Area Quality. (Click here to download pdf of Wisconsin Coefficients of Conservatism.)
Registration is required. For information and to register, visit TPE's website by clicking here. (Opens a new window.)
Webinar series on the Fundamentals of Ecology is postponed
Mark Leach is offering free webinars, basically an introductory course in ecology for the public. Leach says, "Those who enjoyed my 'science in taverns' series have been asking for more. Webinars are a way I can help meet your learning needs."