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Wisconsin's state fossil, Calymene celebraLink to People page (staff photo taken during 2016 field trip)

Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey

The Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey (WGNHS) has been working to serve Wisconsin for over 100 years. Part of University of Wisconsin-Extension, we provide objective scientific information about the geology, mineral resources, and water resources of Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyFeb 16, 2019 @ 11:21am
Hopefully giving you a smile this Saturday:)
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyFeb 16, 2019 @ 5:47am
"as landowners and municipalities along Wisconsin’s eastern shore look nervously east, some help is arriving from the Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey and UW–Madison."
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyFeb 15, 2019 @ 7:39am
DYK fossils tell us stories? The “Learning From Fossils” page on our website tell you how. See here!
https://wgnhs.uwex.edu/wisconsin-geology/fossils-of-wisconsin/learning-from-fossils/
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyFeb 15, 2019 @ 5:23am
Gov. "Evers also said he directed the state Department of Natural Resources to spend $75,000 in the next budget cycle on a study to evaluate drinking water safety in Grant, Iowa and Lafayette counties." WSJ (https://tinyurl.com/y3ozpqfz)
Read more about WGNHS's work on the Southwest WI Geology & Groundwater study at (https://arcg.is/1aCrXG)Project 25.
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey
Wisconsin Geological & Natural History SurveyFeb 14, 2019 @ 3:11pm
WGNHS's very own Ken Bradbury has skied in the Birke for more than 30 years!! This year it's on February 23rd and it's Ken's 31st Birke. WOW! https://www.birkie.com/ski/events/birkie/