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New Steps to Upper Woods Installed

We are very excited to announce the completion of a much needed improvement project within the Conservancy Zone. Thanks to a very generous donation, we were able to have new […]

Plastic Pollution

This is the amount of cigarette butts we picked up from our parking lot and picnic area in approximately one year’s time. Please realize that the Conservancy Zone (all trails), […]

Meet our Summer Intern–Welcome Liliana

A warm welcome to Liliana our summer intern at 1000 Islands. Liliana will be a sophomore at UW-Stevens Point majoring in Resource Management. She will be helping our Naturalists with […]
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1000 Islands
Environmental Center

Our Mission

Providing children, adults and families the knowledge and skills needed to build a sustainable balance between the environment, economy and community through education, conservation and recreation.

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1000 Islands Environmental Center is proud to offer a variety of opportunities
to engage and connect with the natural world.

Diversity of Nature

Diversity in the natural world creates balanced, resilient and productive ecosystems. Diverse plants and animals co-exist and complement each other while still maintaining their own identity. 1000 Islands Environmental Center strives to model nature through cooperative relationships creating a more diverse organization and aligning our programs, events and operational procedures to ensure everyone is valued, respected and belongs.