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    Federal Grant To Fund New Lapham Lodge At Kettle Moraine State Forest

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the Friends of Lapham Peak – Kettle Moraine State Forest received a $1.3 million grant for construction of a new year-round, multi-use facility at the park. The funding comes from the U.S. Economic Development Administration through American Rescue Plan funding.

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    New Accessible Playground At Peninsula State Park Now Open

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the opening of the new accessible Nicolet Beach Playground at Peninsula State Park.

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    National Park Service Awards $290,000 To Lizard Mound State Park For Site Enhancements

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will receive a $290,000 grant from the National Park Service Semiquincentennial Grant Program for site enhancements at Lizard Mound State Park in Washington County.

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    Keep Fireworks Out Of State Parks & Forests

    With the Fourth of July holiday weekend fast approaching, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds the public that fireworks are prohibited on DNR-managed lands. Restricted areas include state parks, forests and state-owned public hunting and fishing areas.

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    Skip The Line, Buy Online

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources reminds the public to beat the crowds at state properties this Memorial Day Weekend by purchasing their 2022 annual vehicle admission stickers online.

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    Protect Wisconsin’s Forests And Trees By Not Moving Firewood

    Ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) urges the public to protect Wisconsin’s forests and trees by not transporting firewood long distances.

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    Spring Into Nature With World Migratory Bird Day At Kohler-Andrae State Park

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) invites the public to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day on May 14 with a weekend-long celebration at Kohler-Andrae State Park.

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    75 Trees Planted At Devil’s Lake State Park

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is proud to be the beneficiary of a grant that led to 75 trees planted at Devil’s Lake State Park on Arbor Day (April 29).

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    Lake Kegonsa State Park Receives Donation For Bike Trail

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the department is anticipating construction to begin in 2023 for a new bike trail connecting Lake Kegonsa State Park in Stoughton to Fish Camp County Park in McFarland.

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    Recreation

    The Lizard Mound property is an Indigenous burial ground. The landscape is held sacred by members of descendent communities and others. During your visit please show respect for the site and the individuals who were interred here. The property is…

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