Tag Archives: Blue Mounds Area Project

Creativity on the prairie…

Yesterday was a beautifully sunny day with just a touch of fall in the air and I spent the day enjoying the Southwest Wisconsin Prairie Festival. There were talks about prairies, grassland birds, invasive species, badgers, prairie gardening, prairie walks, and … Continue reading

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Visiting Cedar Creek Farm…

Last week I went on another Blue Mounds Area Project property tour. It was a nice evening with a small group of members and friends. Bruce Wachholz our guide regaled us with stories of how he and his wife started on the … Continue reading

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An excursion to Taliesin Estate…

Over the hills and through the woods we went in search of an amazing goat prairie. The mosquitos were vicious and much repellant was applied. We eventually broke through to the prairie. The views were stunning as we glanced over … Continue reading

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An excursion to Cave of the Mounds…

Yesterday we went on a field trip to Cave of the Mounds with the Blue Mounds Area Project. Ann Wescott, groundskeeper, showed us around the grounds. We saw how they use native plants for landscaping, as a seed source and … Continue reading

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