Contact(s): Shelley Warwick, DNR planner, 608-266-2698
MADISON - The public comment period for a draft management plan for the Forestry Exploration Center, located in Milwaukee County, is open for public comment through June 27, 2017.
This draft management plan includes proposed improvements for accessibility and education, including:
The Forestry Exploration Center [EXIT DNR] is a non-profit organization dedicated to forestry education in Wisconsin. The FEC and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources have a public/private partnership to make this 50-acre property in Wauwatosa a model of sustainable forestry and educational outreach.
Tier 3 property management plans are classified as minor actions under Natural Resources Chapter 150.20(1 m)(k) of the Wisconsin Administrative Code and do not require an environmental analysis.
Comments and/or questions related to these draft plans can be directed to Shelley Warwick, DNR planner, at 608-266-2698 or via email at Shelley.Warwick@wisconsin.gov by June 27, 2017.
Specific questions regarding the Forestry Exploration Center can be directed to Mike Sieger, DNR Forester, at 262-594-6209 or via email at Michael.Sieger@wisconsin.gov.