Jeffers Road Community Garden

The Eau Claire County extension office offers garden plots for rent plus a small 8'x12' greenhouse for seedlings in the spring and to extend the growing season with cold crops in the fall. Garden plots measure 20’x45’…

Community Gardens

Lakeshore Park Community Garden

Located near the pavilion, 14-16 15'x15' plots are available and cost $25 (reduced rates available for low-income individuals and families). Water hookup and hoses available. Lakeshore Park Garden is operated by the Historic Randall Park…

Community Gardens

Lower Chippewa River Alliance (LCRA)

Supports the conservation, preservation and stewardship of the Lower Chippewa River and Lower Chippewa River Basin extending from the Dells dam in the City of Eau Claire to the Mississippi River. LCRA organizes two educational open-car train rides into the Tiffany Bottoms each year, the proceeds from which are donated to prairie and oak savanna restoration, invasive species eradication, and scientific research projects.

Green Groups

Menomonie Community Garden

located just South of Phelan Park on 9th St. (County Rd Y), Menomonie

The 2 acre garden is subdivided into plots of 25'x20' or 500 square feet. A full plot rents for $30 and half plot $15.

Community Gardens

Next Energy Solutions

Next Energy Solution was created with the belief that simple and affordable energy solutions should be obtainable for everyone. Expanding on this fundamental belief, they now feature an innovative way to offer solar energy to everyone and all clients. Now featuring the patented NES modular grid design system.

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Next Step Energy Systems

612 Wagner St., Eau Claire

A full service installer of renewable energy, high efficiency radiant heating systems and more recently urban design. Specializes in consultation, creative design and installation of solar electric, solar thermal and unique heating systems. They have provided service for over thirty years to the greater Chippewa Valley region of Western Wisconsin.

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The Prairie Enthusiasts: Chippewa Savannas Chapter

A chapter of The Prairie Enthusiasts, a non-profit grassroots conservation organization. Works throughout Dunn, Eau Claire, and Pepin counties, to restore remnants of prairie ecosystems still remaining in the Chippewa Valley that have not already been lost to development or habitat degradation.

Green Groups

River Country RC&D

Known for collaboration and grassroots efforts among private citizens, land-owners, government agencies and businesses. They work with land-owners to cut through red tape and implement programs that improve land-use, foster resource development, and enhance habitat value and beauty of the region.

Green Groups

SDS Architects

7 S. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

This LEED-certified architectural firm specializes in higher education, K-12 education, industrial, commercial, community, religious, health care, and government projects, while focusing on energy conservation and sustainable design.

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Sierra Club - Chippewa Valley Group

This is a local chapter of the international environmental group based in San Francisco. Programs include slide presentations of trips, talks about environmental issues, guest speakers & seminars, and suggestions & campaigns for action.

Green Groups

South Side Community Garden

On Hester Street south of South Middle School, Eau Claire

This garden features at least 24 plots. Plots are 10'x20' for $25 or 20'x20' $35. Water on-site with hoses to share. Garden will be enclosed with a nine foot deer fence.

Community Gardens



Provides interior and architectural green design services. Interior services include furniture, recommendations, lighting, and layout. Architectural services include drawing, modeling, site layout, space programming, design, documentation, sustainable material research, and more.

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Sustainable Dunn

This grassroots organization is devoted to promoting decisions that meet the needs of the present without compromising the needs of future generations. Monthly programs are held covering a variety of sustainability topics. Its website includes “green” news, a discussion group, and more.

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Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association, Inc.

Atively engaged in activities to promote Tainter Lake and Lake Menomin, along with those bodies of water which are immediate to the lake, namely the Red Cedar River and the Hay River. Their aim is to support the protection and improvement of Lake Menomin and Tainter Lake waters by providing educational information on water quality and environmental issues affecting these bodies of water and their corresponding watersheds.

Green Groups