Evers wanted to give $70 million to a program that helps pay for developing trails and electrifying campsites. GOP agrees to $40M less.
Lower funding level will make it more difficult for Wisconsin DNR to tackle backlog of maintenance projects.
Other environmental initiatives also reduced, including Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program.
Gov. Tony Evers Proposed $70M, Longer Extension For Stewardship Program
This win for conservation was years in the making.
Gathering Waters sits down with BHA to explore the benefits and challenges of Knowles-Nelson.
Door County’s support reflects millions of dollars to complete hundreds of projects through Knowles-Nelson.
Knowles-Nelson is important bipartisan tool to conserve Wisconsin’s natural heritage and support local economies.
Lawe Street Trestle Trail $700,000 grant approved after two years without state explanation on delay
City leaders “ecstatic” to finally receive promised Knowles-Nelson grant.
Gathering Waters and Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region join radio interview to discuss importance of Knowles-Nelson.
Let your elected officials know how much you value the Knowles-Nelson Stewardship Program.