Central Wisconsin Environmental Station (CWES) Information

CWES is a 200-acre teaching and learning center located 17 miles east of Stevens Point on glacial Sunset Lake.  Since 1975, CWES has been owned and operated by the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, College of Natural Resources.

Authorization Code
Restricted telephones at CWES require the use of an authorization code.  An authorization code is a unique 7-digit number that allows you to dial direct anywhere in the world. All calls made using this code are billed directly to you. By using your code, you accept responsibility for all charges. Treat it like a credit card. Keep it in a secure location. DO NOT share it with anyone. To obtain a code, please call (715) 346-2562.
Telephone Charges
The CWES telephone system is connected directly to the UWSP Telephone Switch. The cost of calls placed from CWES are the same as if calling from UWSP.  

Fax Service
Outgoing and incoming fax service is available in the main CWES office.  The fax number is: 715-346-2493.

Hearing Impaired Information
CWES offers telecommunication devices for the deaf. For more information, contact the main CWES Office at 715-824-2428, or on-campus [2937]. If you require additional services, please contact the Telephone Support Office at 715-346-2562.
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