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A Wildlife History of Faville Grove - I+ Arthur S. HawkinsW s of ear Wisconsin gave little *a to+ t*ldli re" u s ef te the iagination. Ooheen outaM thent~ o~ uearliest records, dating back several centuiies, come not from Swritings, but from animal remains brought to light by archeological exaa~tion. .xplor.rs, in their journals, have given us the earliest written infoation about iwildlife. Muc~h later came the surveyors, some of whom geve ezcellent I accounts of the vegetation which they found a century ago. During the pioneer- i.ng perid came letters, newspapers, and in a few cases jo~urnals, some of *hic refer to the fauna or flora. Luckily the early pioneers inlcluded a few out standing naturalists. Fortunately, to, some of the early settlers wh appreciated nature are still alive and can 'they saw to those w will listen. The wildlife history of aville Grove ..begin with the anial bones taken from the ruins of ancient Aztalan, oldest known Indian ciization in Wisconuin. These bones, plus original land survey notes and such notable natural history publications as those of lien (1), Hoy (2). Cory (3), a Kin (4), hve greatly enriched the background for this paper. Sinc 1933 the University of Wisconsin has codce tu dies in wllf netn (5),,/ feein (....) roen daag (9,";api ebid () #,