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    Third-Annual Girl Scouts Love State Parks Event Sept. 11-12

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources today announced its continued partnership with Wisconsin Girl Scout councils for the third-annual Girl Scouts Love State Parks event, Sept. 11-12, 2021. The weekend celebrates Wisconsin State Parks and the Girl Scouts of the USA's (GSUSA) focus on outdoor adventures.

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    Saturday Morning Secret Finders

    Get help from a naturalist with activities from the Wisconsin Explorer books.

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    Iconic Eagle Tower at Peninsula State Park A Must See

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host the official ribbon-cutting ceremony at the base of the newly constructed Eagle Tower at Peninsula State Park at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 9, 2021.

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    Art Exhibit Underway At Lakeshore State Park In Milwaukee

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the installation is complete on the first-ever temporary public art project at Lakeshore State Park in Milwaukee. The flock of swallow sculptures titled "REbirth" is sponsored by the Milwaukee-based Black Box Fund in partnership with the Friends of Lakeshore State Park (FLSP).

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    2021 Photography Contest

    The Council Grounds State Park annual photo contest is organized by the Park's Friends group. Come and enjoy the park and remember to bring a camera along and take photos for the contest.

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    Wisconsin State Park System Increases Outdoor Capacities

    With summer right around the corner, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced that outdoor capacities for events, activities and outdoor facilities such as group campgrounds, open-air shelters and amphitheaters is increasing at properties across the State Park System.

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    New Eagle Tower Opens May 19

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the iconic Eagle Tower at Peninsula State Park is set to open to the public on Wednesday, May 19.

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    Wisconsin State Parks Spring Operation Changes Begin April 30

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reminding the public that there are several operations updates at State Parks and other DNR-managed lands beginning this week.

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    Wisconsin DNR Naturalists and Virtual Learning

    Wisconsin DNR naturalists are passionate environmental educators who are dedicated to teaching Wisconsin’s residents and visitors about the natural world. Naturalists offer field trips to school groups, lead nature hikes, and provide programs on…

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    Wisconsin State Park System Spring Operations Update

    Spring has sprung. And with 49 state parks, more than 500 boat launches, 15 state forests, 44 state trails, over 5,000 campsites, and much more – your adventure awaits.

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