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5th Annual Open House at Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area

Join us for a fun, free and educational blueberry event! Blueberries in the Barrens Saturday, July 13, 2019 Agenda: 8:30 am Gather at the NBWA cabin for maps, 33174 Gomulak Fire Lane, Danbury, WI.  8:45 am Drive to flagged berry … Continue reading

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2019 Reservations for Sharp-tailed Grouse Viewing Blinds on Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area

Registration begins Jan 15th for the 2019 sharp-tailed grouse viewing blinds on the Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area. Be sure to sign up early so you don’t miss the chance to observe the mating dances. Availability is limited. Photo courtesy of Keith R. … Continue reading

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FNBWA Nature Walk #3 July 14, 2018

It was a hot humid day.  Mark Nupen and Jerry McAllister gathered at the Barrens Cabin, but no visitors this day.  We had decided to explore 2 areas. The intersection just south of Gomulak Fire Ln and Clemens Rd. Mark … Continue reading

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FNBWA Nature Walk – July 14th, 2018 – Free

On Saturday, July 14th, the Friends of Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area is sponsoring a nature walk. Meet the leader, Mark Nupen between 8:30 and 9:00 am at the Friends clubhouse, 33174 Gomulak Fire Lane, Danbury, WI. Watch for red and … Continue reading

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June 30 FNBWA Barrens Nature Walk

Submitted by Mark Nupen, FNBWA President and Nature Walk Leader Thank you to all who attended. We had a great nature walk! We started at a favorite spot, which is the Forest Home School on St. Croix Trail road just … Continue reading

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Isle City Academy Charter School of Cumberland Visits the NBWA

Ms. Zipperer and Ms. Johnson of the Isle City Academy Charter school led a group of students to visit the Namekagon Barrens Wildlife Area on May 8, 2018. more…

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2018 Explore the Barrens Annual Event

Join us Saturday, June 9, 2018 for our annual Explore the Barrens celebration event. 8:30 am Nature Walk: Identify birds, butterflies, & wildflowers. 10:30 am “Mini-monsters of not so Deep Pond” Demonstration 10:30 am Geology of the Namekagon Barrens Demonstration … Continue reading

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