wetland

New Hunting and Wildlife Area Aquired by the Winnebago Conservation Board

In 2014, the Willard and Dorothy Dearing Trust opened up an opportunity to expand the current 32 wetland and wildlife areas in Winnebago County. The area had been enrolled in the USDA’s Wetland Reserve Program by the Dearing family. The program paid the owners to remove cropping rights and restore nesting cover and wetland plant life […]