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Wednesday, February 28th, 2024

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Wednesday, February 28th, 2024

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Partnerships key in 10-year project dedicated to restoring wild rice along west shore of Wisconsin’s Green Bay

A Wisconsin DNR crew sews wild rice along the west shore of Green Bay as part of a rice restoration program that is now in its 10th year. (Contributed photo)
A 10-year project to restore wild rice beds all along the west shore of Green Bay continued this fall as state and federal employees joined forces with a lot of volunteers from several directions to seed roughly 1,300 pounds of wild rice along the bay. “It’s been a unique partnership to work on this project. I don’t think any of us could have done this alone. We’re planting quite a few sites along the west shore,” said Dave Halfmann, Wisconsin DNR wildlife biologist and property manager for the Green Bay West Shores Wildlife Area near Peshtigo.
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