Fostering community engagement in a unique urban woodland setting
The Forest Exploration Center | Wauwatosa, WI
Fostering a deeper understanding of forest ecology and sustainable forestry practices
Experience the Woodland
Develop an understanding of our relationship to forest ecosystems, and the role each of us play as stewards of these special places.
Exhibits and programs will explore the cultural, ecological, environmental and economic importance of Wisconsin’s forests.
Future plans include: the development of a wheelchair accessible woodland trail, self guided nature trails, educational and interpretive programs, opportunities in citizen science, exhibits and other recreational improvements.