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 Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), please visit our webpage here.
Fern Island Invasive Species Field Trip

Looking for some fun and educational activities for your kids this summer?  Oct 16th we're teaming up with Wausau East H.S. to battle invasive species and restore the floodplain forest habitat of Fern Island.  Check out our events page for more details!


Do you know flowering rush? This sneaky invasive species is easy to spot when flowering, but on many lakes, it never does!  Learn how to spot it without the flowers here.

Shop the Conservation Store

Hamerstrom Stories is available!  Looking for tree shelters? Aquatic plant ID books?  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! 

Volunteer opportunities can be found here!