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January 25, 2016

3rd Annual Fox Chase Nordic ski race coming up!

CLCF will host the 3rd Annual Fox Chase Nordic ski race on Sunday, February 14th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Registration and starts will be from the Fox Hill trailhead on Sleeping Dragon Road,… Read More >

November 16, 2015

CLCF and MSC Correspondence

Cedar Lakes Conservation Foundation (CLCF) and Milwaukee Ski Club (MSC) had a partnership arrangement around the use of Fox Hill lands for Nordic skiing for the past 18 years. Recently, events have precipitated a dissolution… Read More >

November 11, 2015

The CLCF Year in Review by Bob Boucher

CLCF had a busy 2015, juggling several projects. We completed a creative design process with the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD) exploring potential uses of the donated Joan Pick property. The CLCF… Read More >

November 11, 2015

Important CLCF Nordic Ski Information

The snow will be coming soon, and we want to inform you of important changes that will be in place for the 2015-16-winter season.  We are dedicated to providing a quality Nordic ski and… Read More >

September 28, 2015

CLCF Executive Director to address Sierra Club

CLCF Executive Director Bob Boucher will address the Great Waters Group of the Sierra Club at their Harvest Potluck on Monday, October 19 at Mayfair Mall Community Room G110, Garden Suites East, in Wauwatosa,… Read More >

September 17, 2015

Bluebirds on CLCF Trails

As you walk the trails on Cedar Lakes Conservation Foundation property, you probably notice the bird boxes posted intermittently throughout the area.  Did you ever wonder who makes their home there?  We did! The… Read More >

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August 12, 2015

CLCF Executive Director to speak at Land Ethic Conference

CLCF Executive Director to speak at Land Ethic Conference at the Aldo Leopold Foundation

July 7, 2015

Sandhill Cranes at Pick property

David Lex, our resident at the Pick property, has set up a motion-sensitive camera to capture wildlife activity at the Pick Nature Preserve.  These photos, showing adult sandhill cranes with two colts, were taken on July 7…. Read More >

February 9, 2015

Collaboration with MIAD explores development of Pick Nature Preserve

The Pick Property, a 56-acre estate-like setting which includes Joan Pick’s former home and a caretakers residence, was given to CLCF with the understanding we would develop our office and a Nature Preserve on… Read More >

December 9, 2014

Joan Pick Property: Prairie Restoration Begins

In December of 2014 Cedar Lakes Conservation Foundation, working with Eco-Resource Consulting (ERC), began a prairie restoration on the Joan Pick property. This planting is a “Native Pollinator Mix” that encompasses 8.5 acres of… Read More >