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  WDNR - Forestry Centennial - Wisconsin's County Forests History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
The authority for the Counties to engage in forestry was laid.
In 1968 the Wisconsin County Forests Association (WCFA) was developed in an effort to provide a forum for consideration of issues and policy common to all of the county forest committees responsible for their respective County Forests.
The County Forest system today is comprised of 29 counties totaling 2.35 million acres primarily in the northern and west central portions of the state.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/land/forestry/history/history_county.htm   (992 words)

  
 Vernon County Wisconsin Genealogy | History Resources
This county is one of the Mississippi River Counties, is new, but sparsely settled, and has not yet attracted the attention of immigrants as much as it deserves.
It is to be hoped that in the future naming of the Counties of Wisconsin such unmeaning and uncouth names shall give place to more euphonious, either Indian, English or French, and that Bad Ax and Deaths Door may be the last of their kind.
Viroqua, the County seat is in a grove of heavy timber; Springville, and Towerville have excellent flouring mills, and the whole County has taken a new start within a year past.
www.wiroots.org /vernon.html   (338 words)

  
 Explore Vernon County, Wisconsin - attractions, parks, and festivals with links to shopping, hotels, business directory
From historic river towns on the west to Hillsboro, Vernon County is a land of spectacular beauty; great rivers, lakes and streams, towering bluffs, rolling contour-planted hills, picturesque farmsteads, diverse ethnic population centers, and year-round recreational opportunities.
County bike trails join the Elroy-Sparta and 400 Trails; and, the county's snowmobile trails are linked to thousands of miles of trails throughout the state.
Operated by the Vernon County Historical Society, the Museum preserves the ethnic heritage and history of the area with fascinating displays of artifacts used by the earliest native occupants, European explorers, fur traders, lumber barons and agricultural pioneers.
www.explorewisconsin.com /countypages/vernon.html   (2503 words)

  
 Forestry
Vernon County owns 880 acres of forest land, and maintains another 700 acres for the state.
In 1999, Vernon County entered an agreement with the State of Wisconsin to manage their forest land in cooperation with Department of Natural Resources (DNR) county foresters in a sound and sustainable manner.
County Forest land is now being managed in a sustainable manner, and all of the timber harvests are planned rather than doing random harvests when revenue is needed.
lwcd.org /forestry.htm   (392 words)

  
 forest - Ask.com Web Search
A forest is an area with a high density of trees (or, historically, a wooded area set aside for hunting).
The average temperature of the forest is about 50 degrees F. The average amount of rainfall in the forest is 30 to 60 inches a year.
The forest is a complex ecosystem consisting mainly of trees that buffer the earth and support a myriad of life forms.
search.ask.com /web?q=forest   (294 words)

  
 Implementation tools
Below is a table that describes implementation tools most pertinent to forests, that are in use in Wisconsin.
Vernon County is the most recent to join.
County uses a portion of sales taxes or other funds that are allocated to the administering department.
www.uwsp.edu /CNR/landcenter/forestplanning/cycle/tools.htm   (1503 words)

  
 Vernon County, WIGenWeb
Originally named Bad Axe, Vernon County was formed in 1851 from Richland and Crawford Counties.
The name was changed to Vernon County in 1862.
The county contains 53,404 acres of land, divided into timber, openings, and prairie, fifty percent of the first, and twenty-five each of the others.
www.rootsweb.com /~wivernon   (318 words)

  
 Vernon County, Wisconsin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vernon County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin.
The racial makeup of the county was 98.81% White, 0.06% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.27% from other races, and 0.48% from two or more races.
In the county, the population was spread out with 27.40% under the age of 18, 6.80% from 18 to 24, 25.30% from 25 to 44, 23.50% from 45 to 64, and 17.00% who were 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Vernon_County,_Wisconsin   (302 words)

  
 1906 Richland County, Wisconsin History - K bios
He was married in 1882 to Miss Caroline Deiter, a native of Richland county, and the daughter of John and Jane (Lint) Deiter, the former a native of Germany and the latter of Wisconsin.
Keys is a native of Richland county and was born in the town of Buena Vista on Feb. 26, 1858.
He was born in the town of Eagle, this county, Mar. 24, 1859, and is a son of George and Sarah Ann (Myers) Kite, the former of whom was born in Champaign county, O., in 1822, and the latter in Marion county, Ind., in 1829.
www.usgennet.org /usa/wi/county/richland/books/06bios-k.htm   (7432 words)

  
 WisBar | Wisconsin local bars
Dane County Bar Association: [Roster] The Dane County Bar Association shares with the Milwaukee Bar Association the honor of being the oldest bar organization in Wisconsin, both predating the State Bar of Wisconsin by some twenty years.
Vernon County Bar Association: Roster of officers for the Vernon County Bar Association.
Winnebago County Bar Association: [Roster] The Winnebago County Bar Association is an organization of attorneys who live or practice in Winnebago County Wisconsin.
www.wisbar.org /AM/Template.cfm?Section=Wisconsin_Local_Bars   (994 words)

  
 Wisconsin county bike maps - Wisconsin Department of Transportation
These county bike maps provide a bicycling conditions assessment that benefits both cyclists and transportation planners.
For a regional or state perspective beyond county borders, the Wisconsin State Bicycle Map will be of greater benefit to you.
Click the desired county on the map below to see its detailed view or choose from an alphabetical county list.
www.dot.wisconsin.gov /travel/bike-foot/countymaps.htm   (199 words)

  
 Partners For Tobacco Free Lake County
Lake County government's Wellness Program promotes the physical and emotional well-being of County employees/retirees and their families by sponsoring and/or supporting programs which provide opportunities for overall wellness in an environment that supports positive health practices.
Lake Forest Hospital Foundation is an umbrella organization for Lake Forest Hospital (LFH); Lake Forest Health and Fitness Center, Dearhaven Child Care and Learning Center, Westmoreland Nursing Center, and the Women's Auxiliary of Lake Forest Hospital.
The Lake County Sheriff's Office exists to serve the community by protecting life and property, by preventing crime, by enforcing the laws and incarcerating offenders of the laws, and by maintaining order for all citizens.
www.tobaccofreelakecounty.org /partners.htm   (558 words)

  
 About Vernon Hills: Lake County, IL
The Village of Vernon Hills was incorporated in 1958.
Vernon Hills is endowed with outstanding recreational and community facilities.
The Vernon Hills Park District operates 16 parks scattered throughout the community including neighborhood tot lots, athletic complexes, native areas and a community/aquatic center.
www.co.lake.il.us /about/communities/vernon_hills.asp   (303 words)

  
 Vernon County, Wisconsin WI, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Vernon County is one of 72 counties in Wisconsin.
This was an increase of 2.30% from the 2000 census.
Vernon County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=23165   (615 words)

  
 EPA: Federal Register: West Fork Kickapoo River Watershed, Vernon County, Wisconsin
Finding of No Significant Impact for West Fork Kickapoo River Watershed-Supplement, Vernon County, Wisconsin Introduction The West Fork Kickapoo River Watershed is a federally assisted action authorized for planning under Public Law 83-566, the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act.
The document was distributed to American Indian Tribes that have expressed interest in consulting with federal agencies in projects in Vernon County.
The project sponsor, Vernon County, has met with the Amish community leaders to discuss the project.
www.epa.gov /fedrgstr/EPA-IMPACT/2003/January/Day-21/i1185.htm   (1202 words)

  
 UW-Green Bay CACB Herbarium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
There is an obvious and intentional bias toward the counties of northeastern Wisconsin.
Only counties with 50+ vouchers are included in this table.
Approximately 5000 sheets currently in processing will add significantly to the counts for Forest (total to about 3500) and Florence (to about 1000), among others.
www.uwgb.edu /davisj/biodiv/herbarium/county.htm   (48 words)

  
 Wisconsin County Forest Acres
egislation which provided for the establishment of County Forests also mandated that these lands be open to the hunter, the camper, the hiker, and the bird watcher.
With the exception of a few sensitive areas, there are no posted lands in our County Forests.
The best way to utilize this enormous resource is to contact Forest Administrators in those areas of interest to you.
www.wisconsincountyforests.com /wcfa-acr.htm   (107 words)

  
 Talk:Denny Sullivan (sullide02) - BR Bullpen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
He was two years older, born on that month and day in 1880, in the Town of Forest, Vernon County, Wisconsin (near the listed Hillsboro WI).
His father, David F. Sullivan was a farmer, also born in Vernon County.
He was named after his paternal grandfather, Dennis Sullivan, also a farmer in Vernon County, who immigrated from County Cork, Ireland circa 1845.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/Talk:Denny_Sullivan_(sullide02)   (197 words)

  
 Wisconsin (WI) Car Accident Lawyer/Attorney: Statistics by County
If you have been involved in an auto accident, a car accident lawyer may be able to help you get compensation for your injuries, damage to your car and property, and reimbursement for medical bills and lost time from work.
If someone you love was in a car crash in Wisconsin, you can help them find a Wisconsin car crash attorney by clicking here.
Wisconsin law may limit your time to bring a legal claim to protect your rights.
www.weitzlux.com /caraccidentlawyerattorney/wi/wisconsin_28641.html   (428 words)

  
 Vernon County, Wisconsin houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Vernon County is $401 a month.
Churches in Vernon County include: Wesleyan Church, Asbury Church, Vang Lutheran Church, Bad Axe Lutheran Church, Dell United Methodist Church, Sugar Grove Church, Bethany Church, Bethany Lutheran Church.
Vernon County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is near Wisconsin state average.
www.city-data.com /county/Vernon_County-WI.html   (574 words)

  
 Wisconsin Poorhouse History
Dodge County and Sauk County Winnebago (1) and (2)
Here is an excellent report of the history of the Waukesha County Poor House and Asylum.
Poorhouse Residents from the 1860 Census, Brown County, Wisconsin Terr.
www.poorhousestory.com /poorhouses_in_wisconsin.htm   (813 words)

  
 Wisconsin Real Estate Appraiser Directory by Appraiser USA - Find Wisconsin Appraisers, Wisconsin Real Estate ...
Both residential and commercial appraisers are included and you may conduct a general search by County, or a highly specialized search by adding in any of the optional parameters.
Advance Search Instructions: After choosing the county in Wisconsin where your property is located you may add optional parameters.
If you need a commercial or industrial appraisal, or a very specific type of appraisal it is better not to select a county, just add your parameters and let it search the whole state of Wisconsin for those types of appraisers.
appraiserusa.com /wisconsin/index.htm   (194 words)

  
 Forest County Real Estate Agents and Brokers
Contact any of the Forest County, Wisconsin Real Estate Agents in our agent and broker directory for professional assistance finding your Wisconsin area home.
You can also search Forest County, Wisconsin real estate listings to find your dream home.
Click on the cities in Forest County, WI that you are interested in:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate_Agents/WI/County/FOREST   (199 words)

  
 Census 2000 Profiles
Prairie du Chien town, Crawford County, Wisconsin (0605502365075.pdf)
Byron town, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin (0605503911600.pdf)
Forest town, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin (0605503926450.pdf)
www.doa.state.wi.us /dhir/wisconsin/index.html   (274 words)

  
 Wisconsin Child Protective Services County Info Map
Reports of alleged child abuse or neglect should be made to the county where the child or the child’s family resides.
To contact the appropriate county department of social/human services, click on the county on the map or the county name below.
If you are not aware which county a Wisconsin municipality is in, please refer to the Wisconsin Demographic Services Municipality List (PDF file).
dhfs.wisconsin.gov /Children/CPS/cpswimap.HTM   (95 words)

  
 WCA : County Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Networking with county peers around the state is an effective tool in good governing.
Because of this, the “County Directory” empowers the user to seek out their colleagues in all 72 of Wisconsin’s counties.
For in-depth information on each county, please visit the respective county's web site.
www.wicounties.org /WS_County_Directory.asp   (47 words)

  
 Forest, Wisconsin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Forest is the name of some places in the U.S. state of Wisconsin:
This article consisting of geographical locations in Wisconsin is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
If an article link referred you here, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Forest,_Wisconsin   (99 words)

  
 Vernon County Real Estate Agents and Brokers
Contact any of the Vernon County, Wisconsin Real Estate Agents in our agent and broker directory for professional assistance finding your Wisconsin area home.
You can also search Vernon County, Wisconsin real estate listings to find your dream home.
Click on the cities in Vernon County, WI that you are interested in:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate_Agents/WI/County/VERNON   (217 words)

  
 County Workforce Profiles of Wisconsin
The County Workforce Profiles, created by the labor market analysts/economists in DWD’s Office of Economic Advisors, provide snapshots of the labor market in every Wisconsin county.
Every profile includes analysis of the county’s current and projected population dynamics and its effect on labor force, the county’s industry and occupational composition and wages, commuting patterns, and income information.
You can also view county profiles from past years.
dwd.wisconsin.gov /oea/cp_pdf/cp_mainx.htm   (97 words)

  
 AskAway: Reliable Answers, Anytime
Our free service will connect you to an experienced librarian who has the knowledge and tools to find the information you need.
This service is brought to you by the AskAway Consortium, which is comprised of participating libraries and library systems, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and WiLS.
See the Wisconsin Library Directory for links to libraries' web pages.
www.askaway.info   (196 words)

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