March 22, 2017
A voice of reason
March 13, 2017
“We’ve seen numerous news reports this morning that the Trump Administration may propose massive reductions in funding for the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency and essential programs within the agency, including the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Gutting the U.S.
March 13, 2017
Friends and family of the Alliance’s Young Professional Council gathered to celebrate the group’s first ever fundraiser, held at Patagonia Magnificent Mile last weekend.
March 9, 2017
On March 2, 2017 GLC hosted a conversation to showcase and workshop some of the new resources for water commoning in the Great Lakes. We highlighted several tools and discussed how they can lead to better water protection in our Great Lakes communities.
February 21, 2017
Here's how we're doing that and how you can join in.
February 21, 2017
We believe everyone, everywhere, has a role to play in water’s protection and care. This belief is part of everything we do, and it’s why we started our Water School program in 2014.
February 14, 2017
Preserve Our Parks applauds the Milwaukee Art Museum Board along with Executive Director Dan Keegan, Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors, and the County Executive on their recently announced agreement to sell O'Donnell Park and the Art Museum facilities to the Milwaukee Art Museum.  The de
February 14, 2017
Alarmed by the number of building projects once planned for Milwaukee's lakefront, POP spearheaded opposition and succeeded in quashing several of them.  The projects lacked coordination and there was myopia about the paving, parking, car congestion and visual mishmash they'd produce -- not
February 14, 2017
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February 14, 2017
Badly needed is a dedicated funding source that can't be raided to help cover state-mandated expenses and rising costs of other County programs. Two remedies are being discussed: A half-percent sales tax assessment, like the one for the Miller Park stadium, and
February 14, 2017
when the wind blows from north to south i wish for better words to line my mouth to keep the birds flying, the fish swimming for Anishnaabek everywhere to keep winning

2016 We Are Water - Milwaukee Water Commons

February 10, 2017
"Milwaukee’s identity is wrapped up in water.  When you explore history you look at how identity emerges and evolves.  Milwaukee’s here because of its harbor and it grew because of its rivers.  It’s really simple.  Very elemental. 
February 8, 2017
MADISON – Governor Scott Walker’s 2017-19 state budget acknowledges Wisconsin’s drinking water crisis and the failure of previous budgets to address it sufficiently.
February 6, 2017
Support LRB 1934: Leading on Lead Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters urges you to support LRB 1934, which is currently circulating for co-sponsorship.
February 3, 2017
From the shores of Lakes Ontario, Michigan, and Simcoe about 10 GLC supporters came together to share experiences of visiting and learning about the Dakota Nation, the Standing Rock Tribe, and the water protector camps. You can listen to our discussion too.
January 30, 2017
Water as a resource is very important here in Milwaukee. For years, that’s a message that Milwaukee Water Common‘s, and many others, have been trying to spread.
August 19, 2017

Join DNR staff on a guided kayak adventure. Rental Kayaks available. Call 262-670-3400 to reserve your spot

September 16, 2017

Join the Bay View Neighborhood Association as we clean our adopted beach. This year, we will meet on Saturday May 13th, June 10th, July 8th, August 12th, and September 16th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.

October 17, 2017

The Green Tie Gala is a much-anticipated event that brings together a dynamic mix of Wisconsin’s conservation leaders – elected officials, environmental innovators, and conservation voters from across the state – to celebrate Wisconsin’s strong bipartisan conservation tradition.