Working Together for the Future

Who is Golden Sands RC&D? People like you. Farmers. Lakefront homeowners. Birdwatchers. Hunters. Outdoor enthusiasts. Students. Would you like to make a difference for Central Wisconsin?


For information on Managed Grazing, please visit Sustainable Agriculture webpage. For upcoming pasture walks, check out our events.
Summer Field Season in Upon Us 

Summer is the busiest time of year for Golden Sands RC&D.  From rearing Purple Loosestrife beetles with volunteers, to hosting pasture walks, to outreach at local events, our staff is actively working with community members on conservation issues.



What does Golden Sands RC&D do? This video gives you a glance inside the organization as we work to protect and promote Wisconsin's natural resources through conservation and development projects.

Shop the Conservation Store

Hamerstrom Stories is available!  Looking for a native prairie seed? A rain barrel?  Tree shelters?  You've come to the right place. Golden Sands RC&D offers a well-rounded collection of nature-friendly items at wallet-friendly prices. Check out our store!

AVAILABLE SOON:  Acrylic block specimens!  This specimens are great visual aids for teaching AIS identification.  Keep an eye on our Facebook page for sales announcements.