Register Now for PACE!

Learn more about how Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) can help finance energy efficiency, clean energy, and water conservation improvements for Portage County homes and businesses! Click the link to learn more and stay in the loop about a future PACE Leaders Workshop!

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Portage County Plat Books Available at UWEX

The 2014 Portage County Plat Book is the most current edition available.  Plat books are a convenient reference for local governments, private realty, surveying companies, and the general public.  They also help support our Portage County 4-H programs.

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Heating your home with firewood

Heating Your Home with Wood

During the chill of a Wisconsin winter, there are few things more satisfying than a warm fire. Heating your home with wood can be less expensive than other sources of home heating energy, and firewood is a renewable resource. Prices of heating fuels vary considerably, but non-renewable fossil fuels and electricity are commonly 2 to […]

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Woodland, Stream, Nature

Education for Woodland Owners

The University of Wisconsin Forestry Extension programs offer a wide variety of educational programming and materials for woodland owners. The Wisconsin Woodland Owner Education website provides access to many of these initiatives. Topics Woodland Assistance — Designed to help new private woodland owners achieve their management goals. Information is provided on a variety of topics from hands-on information […]

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