The Blue Mounds Area Project is a community-based organization that seeks to inspire, inform and empower private landowners in the Southwestern Wisconsin region to enjoy, protect and restore native biodiversity and ecosystem health.
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BMAP Summer 2016 Potluck Excursions
Each summer BMAP arranges public visits to a few of our members' properties for a tour and a potluck picnic. BMAP supplies the brats, beer and fixings. You bring a dish to pass. Free and open to the public. Check back here for changes or last minute cancellation information.
All BMAP Summer Gatherings start at 6:30 p.m. with potluck following the tour.
Thursday June 16, 2016
Hosts Eddie and Eric Goplin
2577 Erbe Road, Blue Mounds
The 110 acre property was purchased in 1964 and includes nice remnants and prairie pastures. About 40 acres of former cropland has been enrolled in CRP since 1988 and have been converted to warm season prairie mainly through burning and interseeding. Pastures have been burned and interseeded as well. Directions: Turn south on Erbe Road off of 18/151. A few miles down and the property is on the right.
Thursday July 14, 2016
Hosts Dave and Alice Wilken
3659 County Road F, Blue Mounds
Dave and Alice have 15 acres with a small restored prairie in front of their house and another restoration behind. Direction: North on County Road F out of Blue Mounds. Go past Brigham County Park. 3659 is on the west side of County F.
Thursday August 11, 2016
Hosts Greg Jones and Linda Millunzi-Jones
7771 Lakeview Road, Barneveld
Greg and Linda live on 22 acres, approximately one acre for home site, three plus acres of prairie, and 17-18 acres of woodland. Directions: North out of Barneveld on County Road "K". Turn left on county Road HH. 2 miles turn left on Lakeview Road. 7771 is on your left. Go up gravel drive and park in the "turn around" area.
BMAP's publication "Reading the Driftless Landscape" is still available!
Find out more about it and how to get your copy.
Blue Mounds Area Project
PO Box 332
Mt. Horeb, WI 53572
Phone: 608-561-2627 (608-561-BMAP)