WELCOME TO GLACIERLAND RC&D
Glacierland RC&D is a nonprofit, grass-roots organization that is committed to wise use and conservation of our natural resources and human resources. We promote sustainability on all levels – environmental, social and economic. This is accomplished by bringing together various agencies, organizations and people to work on projects addressing issues of sustainability in northeast Wisconsin.
We at Glacierland are working very hard to ensure the long-term well being of our area resources, whether environmental, economic or social. We invite you explore our website and learn about what we are doing to promote a sustainable way of life for our area residents.
What People Say About Us
"The Woodland Owners Conference encouraged me to get more actively involved in managing my woodlands."
- Conference attendee
"Glacierland RC&D has been a valuable partner in Sheboygan County's goal to control and prevent aquatic invasive species. Without their help, unfortunately, not nearly as much focus would be placed on this issue."
- Aaron Brault, Sheboygan County Planning & Conservation Dept.
"Glacierland provides education, information and services on a variety of environmental issues that truly benefit the citizens of our area."
- Kewaunee County resident
JOB ANNOUCMENT - Soil Conservationist: Two Positions Available - Appleton, WI & Chilton, WI
Work in a joint capacity with Glacierland Resource Conservation & Development (Glacierland RC&D) and USDA Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) to promote, accelerate enrollment, and coordinate and implement the conservation provisions of the Farm Bill. One position will be based in the NRCS Service Center in Appleton, Wisconsin and the other will be based in the NRCS Field Office in Chilton, Wisconsin, and both will provide conservation technical assistance to agricultural producers located in Northeast Wisconsin. The incumbents will be employees of Glacierland RC&D and will receive daily guidance from local NRCS staff.
This position is responsible for a variety of duties which assists NRCS District Conservationists and Area Staff Specialists in developing and carrying out a coordinated natural resources conservation program that is tailored to customers' needs and meets USDA and NRCS requirements.
NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT- Invasive Species Management Intern
Glacierland RC&D is seeking up to eight invasive species management interns for a limited-term position for the summer of 2021. This position will include a diverse work experience where interns will operate on a rotating schedule of invasive species mapping, control, and outreach duties. The primary duties of this position will be mapping and data entry for target invasive species within the Kettle Moraine State Forest Northern Unit, conducting invasive species treatments with a Stantec Consulting Services Inc. ecosystem restoration crew, including application of aquatic-approved herbicides in Manitowoc, Sheboygan, and Ozaukee counties, and implementing a Clean Boats Clean Waters Program in Manitowoc & Kewaunee counties by conducting boat inspections at local boat landings to educate the public about preventing aquatic invasive species, and collecting and submitting data boater survey information to the Wisconsin DNR. This position is dependent on funding from the USDA Forest Service and the Wisconsin DNR and is anticipated to begin April 26th, 2021 and run through September 6th, 2021.