Paul has been instrumental in our restoration efforts at the Scuppernong Springs Nature Trail.  The trail is one of the … Continue reading

Anne M. Korman, Superintendent Kettle Moraine State Forest – Southern Unit, Lapham Peak State Park, Glacial Drumlin Trail – East

Paul Mozina is the most committed volunteer I have ever known in my 22 years here with the WDNR. Paul’s … Continue reading

Ben Heussner, WDNR Fisheries Biologist

Paul Mozina is not only my teacher and mentor in invasive species removal, but also a true friend. I have … Continue reading

Ben Johnson SEWRPC Land Survey Assistant

Paul Mozina has been a very active volunteer in the Southern Kettle Moraine area by applying his seemingly endless energy … Continue reading

Charles “Herb” Sharpless, Kettle Moraine Land Trust Stewardship Chair

Paul’s vigorous and sustained effort over the past 15 years restoring some of the Kettle Moraine region’s best natural areas … Continue reading

Chris Mann — Kettle Moraine Land Stewards, LLC

Paul works with energy and passion. He is always willing to learn, is skilled with a saw, and has devoted … Continue reading

Jared Urban, WDNR Conservation Biologist

Paul has a dedication and commitment to buckthorn removal unmatched by anyone I’ve known. His work ethic is incredible. His … Continue reading

Kevin Thusius, Director of Land Conservation, Ice Age Trail Alliance

Watch out all you buckthorn plants…..The Buckthorn Man is launching a crusade against you!  I know from experience that ‘The … Continue reading

Marlin Johnson, Biologist Waukesha County Land Conservancy

I have known Paul through his volunteer work in the Southern Kettle Moraine State Forest over the last five or … Continue reading

Matt Zine, WDNR Natural Areas Conservation Biologist

Paul Mozina could truly be called “Paul Bunyan” of the Kettle Moraine State Forest, as his accomplishments on eradicating buckthorn … Continue reading

Ronald C. Kurowski – Retired Park Naturalist, KMSF-SU

I am proud to say Paul is my friend and colleague.  He is a true wetland hero.  Paul exhibits the … Continue reading

Tracy Hames, Executive Director Wisconsin Wetlands Association

My friend, the Buckthorn Man, is a fast, safe and even graceful man with a chainsaw.  Visionary and thoughtful, he … Continue reading

Virginia Coburn, Southern Kettle Moraine SNA Volunteer Steward

Both Paul and his gigantic effort have been inspiring to me.  He is truly dedicated to the health of the … Continue reading

Zach Kastern, Southern Kettle Moraine SNA Volunteer Steward