The Milwaukee Southwest/Wehr chapter is an active & vibrant chapter serving southern Milwaukee and Waukesha Counties. We offer new member support, mentoring, an extensive lending library, excellent programs and field trips, seed exchanges, and native plant sales. We pride ourselves on good communication and quality programming in a supportive, friendly setting. Visit us at an upcoming meeting or visit https://members.wildones.org/join/ to join our chapter.
Recorded Zoom meetings YouTube
Our October presentation by Jamie VandenLangenberg, Replanting Your Neighborhood: Removing buckthorn and honeysuckle, and what to plant instead” is available to watch on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/Le2YrvVjjPE
In January, Melissa Curran of Stantec Consulting talks about Wisconsin orchids and her work involving the propagation of some of these beautiful species. https://youtu.be/4wUAsiq7CP8
Here is the link to the video of our February meeting with Emilie Burmeister from the Milwaukee County Parks Natural Areas Team. It was a great presentation, check it out! https://youtu.be/8yOeIdaihiM
Here is the link to the video of our March meeting with Mary Jane Swedberg and her favorite spring blooming plants. Watch it and get in the mood for spring!
Here is a link to the YouTube recording of the Zoom meeting in April with Brad Herrick of the UW-Madison Arboretum. He had a lot of important information about the jumping worm invasion, so take a look!