Waukesha County

Working with our communities to promote environmental stewardship, provide research and educational opportunities, and create healthier natural areas throughout Waukesha County.


Habitat Restoration Workdays

Work with our staff and volunteer Site Stewards to remove invasive species from our natural areas. Our habitat restoration workdays have a particular focus on the globally imperiled oak ecosystems that occur within Waukesha County. You can take part in recovering these habitats of regional importance! Questions? Want to RSVP? Contact our Conservation Biologist at parks@waukeshacounty.gov.

What to wear: Dress for the weather (long sleeves and pants are recommended) and wear clothes that are OK to get beat up, closed-toe shoes, gloves (extra will be provided), safety glasses (extra will be provided).

What to bring: Water, sunscreen, bug spray, loppers (optional).

Cancellation or rescheduling plan: If the workday is cancelled, an email will be sent to the address that you RSVP’d from.

UPCOMING HABITAT RESTORATION VOLUNTEER WORKDAYS 
Program (See below for program description) Date Time Location Registration
Habitat Restoration Workday  June 11, 2022 9 AM - 12 PM Fox River Park --
Habitat Restoration Workday  September 24, 2022 9 AM - 12 PM Naga-Waukee Park --
Habitat Restoration Workday  October 29, 2022 9 AM - 12 PM Nashotah Park --
Fall Tree Planting November 3, 2022 9 AM - 2 PM Monches Property --
Habitat Restoration Workday  November 12, 2022 9 AM - 12 PM Muskego Park --
Habitat Restoration Workday  December 10, 2022 9 AM - 12 PM Minooka Park Register here