Gaylord Nelson, joined by hundreds of supporters, is honored for his life of protecting the earth

Gaylord Nelson honored in feather and drum ceremony

Gaylord Nelson is honored by the tribes for protecting the Namekagon River, the life blood of the people
To view the photos collection from Gaylord Nelson's special day on the Namekagon River click on the links below. Photographs of Gaylord Nelson and all events are by Kathy Olson of Stone Lake, Wisconsin, whose pictures show Kathy's own love of the land. Miigwech.

Tribes and allies prepare for Gaylord's visit
Gaylord is honored with an eagle feather and honor drum dance
Gaylord Nelson paddles the river to save the Namekagon
Gaylord Nelson is honored with special gifts by special people
Former DNR Secretary George Meyer honors Gaylord NelsonGaylord Nelson is honored by George Meyer and the tribes