Contact

Ask about Fishers & Farmers and its programs

connect@fishersandfarmers.org
T 608-783-8417
F 608-783-8450

Fishers & Farmers Partnership for the Upper Mississippi River Basin
La Crosse Fish & Wildlife Conservation Office
555 Lester Ave.
Onalaska, WI 54650

Contact groups below for local services

If you need support for sustainable farming on your land, improving the condition of a stream on your farm, or learning about fish in your area, start with the groups below.

FARMING PRACTICES
Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) | County conservationist/soil scientist
Land & Water Conservation Department

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) | Local staff
University Extension Services
State department of agriculture | Local staff
County health department | Water quality & testing
Ag retailers offering sophisticated conservation planning services

BUFFER STRIPS
Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) | County conservationist/soil scientist
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) | Local staff
University Extension Services
State department of conservation or natural resources | Local forester, stream specialist, or wildlife/fisheries biologist

ROTATIONAL GRAZING
University Extension Service
Iowa Forage & Grassland Council
Illinois Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative
Minnesota Grazing Lands Conservation Association
Missouri Forage & Grassland Council
School For Beginning Dairy & Livestock Farmers | Wisconsin
GrassWorks
Wallace Pasture Project

STREAMBANK STABILIZATION
Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) | County conservationist/soil scientist
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) | Local staff
State department of conservation or natural resources | Local staff
Trout Unlimited

FISH & STREAM HEALTH
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources | Staff Search | 1-888-936-7463 
Missouri Department of Natural Resources Water Protection Program | 800-361-4827
Missouri Department of Conservation | 573-751-4115

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources | Rivers & Streams
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources | Contact & Staff Search | (888) 646-6367
Illinois Department of Natural Resources | 217-782-6302
Iowa Department of Natural Resources | Staff & Offices | 515-725-8200
Trout Unlimited