sand county: Building a Leopold Bench - 04/03/16 02:59 PM
Building a Leopold Bench
To go with the Leopold theme of my past two posts, I am going to include one more post Relating to Aldo Leopold, that of the Leopold Bench.
I have mentioned in other posts in the past the sweet tranquility of having a few benches placed throughout your forest, especially on a quiet place along the trail.
When reading Leopold’s book, A Sand County Almanac, it is easy to imagine him sitting on one of these benches early in the morning contemplating the workings of the world and our place in it.
It is truly a special feeling to sit … (2 comments)

sand county: Aldo Leopold: Pioneer in Forestry and Wildlife Ecology - 04/03/16 02:46 PM
Aldo Leopold: Pioneer in Forestry and Wildlife Ecology
A few minutes ago I shared a blog post on Sauk County Wisconsin, a place that one of our nations pioneer Foresters and Wildlife Ecologists went to commune with nature during his final years as a professor at the University of Wisconsin.
Realizing that many outside of the Natural Resource professions may have never heard of this man I thought that it my be good to share a few words on him as well as a video.
If you ever have a chance I would suggest that you pick up a copy of his writings … (1 comments)

sand county: Sauk County Wisconsin, Leopold's Sand County - 04/03/16 02:18 PM
Sauk County Wisconsin, History, Recreation, and Wisconsin's Pioneer Forester
The beautiful sites in this county have attracted people for thousands of years.
From the original residents for whom it is named, to the loggers who floated logs and lumber down the Wisconsin River through the famous Wisconsin Dells. 
Then Aldo Leopold who wrote his Sand County Almanac here.  
People still flock to this area from around the world for the many beautiful sites including the Dells, State Parks, Wildlife Areas, and so much more. 
When Aldo Leopold wrote 'A Sand County Almanac' he was sitting on his sandy tree farm along the … (1 comments)

sand county: Adams County, Wildlife, Oaks and Pines - 03/13/16 04:17 PM
Adams County, Sand County along the Wisconsin River,  teaming with Wildlife and Forests 
  When Aldo Leopold wrote 'A Sand County Almanac' he was sitting on his sandy tree farm just a few miles down river from here in
Sauk County, but the terrain is about the same, miles of Pines, Oaks and other forests all growing on a flat sandy plain.
It is a great place to raise pines which is one of the reasons why you see the Wisconsin River lined with paper mills just a few miles north of here.
Just to the south of this county we find the world … (4 comments)

sand county: Adams County, Sand County on the Wisconsin River, Wildlife & Forests - 02/14/15 02:55 PM
Adams County, Sand County along the Wisconsin River,  teaming with Wildlife and Forests 
  When Aldo Leopold wrote 'A Sand County Almanac' he was sitting on his sandy tree farm just a few miles down river from here in
Sauk County, but the terrain is about the same, miles of Pines, Oaks and other forests all growing on a flat sandy plain.
It is a great place to raise pines which is one of the reasons why you see the Wisconsin River lined with paper mills just a few miles north of here.
Just to the south of this county we … (6 comments)

 
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