Western Great Lakes Bird & Bat Observatory

Headquarters at Forest Beach Migratory Preserve

Donations

 Thank You

The Western Great Lakes Bird and Bat Observatory, Inc., likes to think of its friends and supporters as investors in conservation science, and we are enormously grateful for the support they have shown for our work through the years and especially in 2017. No fewer than 69 investor friends responded generously to our year-end appeal, which raised $14,921, a record. They are listed below, along with all the organizations and other individuals who donated or provided grant funding to the Observatory in 2017. 

Above $10,000

Ronald Horn

Lynde Uihlein

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

$5,001–10,000

James E. Dutton Foundation, Inc.

Natural Resources Foundation of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Society for Ornithology, Inc.

$1,001–5,000

Robert Holzrichter

Howard and Susan Hopwood

Terry Knudsen

Carl and Barbara Dembski Schwartz

We Energies Foundation

$501–1,000

Richard Albert

Jane Dennis

Shawn Graff

Charles Hagner and Julie Landes

Barbie Hughes

Jill Kunsmann

Maihaugen Foundation, Inc.

William Mueller

Yukiko Nyhan

Kate Redmond

Levi Wood

Up to $500

Douglas Aanes

Elizabeth Abert

Huda Alkaff

Michelle Allison

Margaret Amato

Howard Aprill

Leakhena Au

Drew Ballantyne

Jill Bedford

Jamie Bedupre

Danielle Bell

Maureen Bogdanski

Christine Bohn

Marilyn Bontly

Owen Boyle

Jacquie Branchford

Roberto Brenes

Calvin Brennan

Cheryl Brickman

Susan Buchanan

Hannah Burby

Dale Buser

Mary Bykowski

Robert Byrne

Raymond Cary

Dennis Casper

Gary Casper

Shelly Culea

Eddee Daniel

Laura DeGolier

Robert Demge

Ann Demorest

Charles Ebert IV

James Ellis

Mark Engel

Richard Fox

Glen Fredlund

Jeffrey Freye

Greg Geller

Kristin Gies

Michael Gilman

Christopher Gloe

David Goggin

Karina Gonzalez

Joan Grant

Davor Grgic

Stacy Haines

Karen Etter Hale

Kent Hall

Bettie Harriman

Charles Heide

Rheanna Henderson

Steve Henkel

John Hermann

R. Tod Highsmith

Sue Holcomb

Mark Horn

Michael John Jaeger

Karen Johnson

Suzanne Joneson

Ellen Kellen

Mia Kennel

Marjorie Kieckhefer

Helen Kitchel

Shirley Klapperich

Jennifer Klein

Joanne Kline

James Knickelbine

Sunny Knutson

Adel Korkor

Kim Kreitinger

Brianna Kupsky

Christy Lueck

Kris McKinney

K McNelly 

Aaron Menke

Carol Moerke

Brittany Moore

Bill Moren

Dori Naef

John O'Donnell

Diane Packett

Corinne Palmer

Jesse Peterson

Raymond Pfarr

Vicki Piaskowski

Katlyn Pluer

Don Quintenz

Katie Rademacher

Robert Raffel

Margaret Redmond

Michael Reese

Rita Resnick

Robert Retko

Karen Retzer

Dianne Robinson

Julia Robson

David Rogers

Joan Rosenberger

Diane Rosner

George Roth

John Rothstein

Jeff Rusinow

Brian Russart

Annie Salmona

Michael Sattell

Larry Schlotfeldt

Frank Schroyer

Teresa Schueller

Susan Schumacher

Alan Sherkow

David Sikorski

Karen Skerrett

Christy Smith

Christine Sobocinski

Holger Sommerfeld

John Stathus

David Stokes

Jean Strelka

Derek Strohl

Maggie Szpot

Kelly Teague

Fiethong Thao

Alice Thompson

Barbara Todd

Marjie Tomter

Joel Trick

Gertjan Vanden Broek

Barbara Vass

Thora Vervoren

Brendan Vierk

Elaine Vokoun

Ryan Wallin

Luanne Washburn

Katie Weber

Lloyd Weber

Laura Werhan

Marc White

Kay Wienke

Nancy Williamson

Leanne Wilson

Barbara Wooten

Karen Yancey

Caryl Zaar

Ric Zarwell

Norma Zehner