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Sigurd Olson Letters

…to wilderness areas all over the United States in the belief that these areas need such protection if they are to be preserved for future generations. No new administrative agency will be created. They will be handled as they have been in the past by the Departments of Interior and…

Deer exclosure-Bayfield County

Wisconsin’s Disappearing Forest

Prof Sarah Johnson researches the botanical realities of deer browse

…and the shrubs—they have no nesting habitat. It occurs to me later that I am walking through a museum, filled with relics of the past, and I wonder about the future of the northern forest. I later ask Johnson her thoughts on this. She says she suspects that future generations…

Honors Day poster session in Ponzio 2022

Honors Day

…modern history. Poster Title: Northland College Outdoor Orientation Incident Analysis, 2017-2019, and Recommendations for the Future Student: Josh Keske Faculty Advisor: Evan Coulson Poster Abstract Northland College Outdoor Orientation Incident Analysis, 2017-2019, and Recommendations for the Future Josh Keske Northland College March 31, 2021 Northland College’s Outdoor Orientation (OO) Program…

SONWA winning books

SONWA Winners 1991-Present

Nature Books for Adults and Children

…of nature’s most deadly predator. John Vaillant is a non-fiction author and journalist who was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts and has lived in Vancouver for the past thirteen years. • 2010 Children. Seeds of Change, author Jen Cullerton Johnson and illustrator Sonia Lynn Sadler. About a young Kenyan girl who…

Sigurd F. Olson Journal Entries

…the universe that I could never have gotten any other way. What has my reading been through the past ten years if not a conscious search for the truth, the truth regarding religion, faith in God and immortality. I have read the beliefs of all the great thinkers of our

Northland College student hiking with Parsonage Fund badge

Parsonage Fund

…this requirement because the purpose of this fund is educational in nature, and a strong reflection component shows that you are serious about learning from the experience. Your reflection should help you connect this experience to new insights about past experiences, present initiatives, and future goals. Tips for Sharing with…

Wolf laying down

Wolf Status Reports

…estimate: 7,000 to 11,000 wolves Past Stats: 2013 estimate: 7,700 to 11,200 wolves. This number is slightly higher than the 2010 estimate. Historically, gray wolves were common throughout much of Washington, Oregon, and northern California, but wolf numbers began to decline as human populations increased in the latter half of…

Venus

CUUF: Einstein, Quantum Physics, and Spooky Action at a Distance

March 27, 10:00 am11:30 am

…mask if you attend in person. Also, please don’t come in person if any of these apply to you: You have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past fourteen days You have had close contact with a COVID-positive person in the past fourteen days You have a pending COVID test…

Northland alum April Stone works on baskets.

CUUF: Following My Inner Voice

April 3, 10:00 am11:30 am

…we are still taking precautions against COVID-19. Given that, we ask that you wear a mask if you attend in person. Also, please don’t come in person if any of these apply to you: You have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past fourteen days You have had close contact…

orchid

CUUF: Easter Service

April 17, 10:00 am11:30 am

…mask if you attend in person. Also, please don’t come in person if any of these apply to you: You have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past fourteen days You have had close contact with a COVID-positive person in the past fourteen days You have a pending COVID test…