March 22, 2017
A voice of reason
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 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 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.
October 08, 2017 to November 03, 2017

From October 8, the Feast of St Francis, to November 3rd, the Feast of St Martin de Porres, Patron of social Justice Friends of Milwaukee's Downtown Forest seek 1000 signatures to advocate for a livable city.

No Back 40 Mine
October 20, 2017

Dr. Al Gedicks of the Wisconsin Resources Protection Council and Guy Reiter of the Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin will be coming to Parkside on the 20th to speak about sulfide mining and its multitude of harmful effects. 

Stop the Mines
October 26, 2017

Canadian mining company, Aquila Resources, has proposed to build the Back 40 sulfide mine along the Menominee River. The mine would lie on traditional and sacred Menominee land, 150 feet from the Menominee River. 

River Pix MKE 2017
October 28, 2017

RiverPixMKE is a chance to build relationships in the photo-community of the Milwaukee-area, while at the same time increasing the public's awareness of our impressive MKE River Greenway!

MASA Event Flyer
November 02, 2017 to November 03, 2017

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SPARK! is a cultural program for people with memory loss and thier care partners hosted by museums, nature centers, studios, and galleries.

November 04, 2017

Come join the Milwaukee Transit Riders Union in our mission to preserve and improve Milwaukee’s transit service. Our monthly meetings are open to everyone. Meetings are typically held on the first Saturday of the month at 10:00am at the Milwaukee Environmental Consortium at 1845 N. Farwell Av.

MREA Brisk Fall Clean Up Day
November 04, 2017

Join us November 4th, for a fun Fall day of volunteering at MREA in Custer, WI! Tasks include; landscaping, weeding, preparing firewood, having fun, and more!

Milwaukee River Keeper
November 05, 2017

Mark your calendars for our Annual Fall Member Event!

Staff members will be talking about our year in review at the View at Evolution from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. You won’t want to miss it!

Stop the Mines UW Waukesha
November 08, 2017

Canadian mining company, Aquila Resources, has proposed to build the Back 40 sulfide mine along the Menominee River. The mine would lie on traditional and sacred Menominee land, 150 feet from the Menominee River. 

Milwaukee River Keeper
November 11, 2017

Passionate about effecting local change, but don’t know where to start? Join us at beautiful Havenwoods State Forest for our inaugural River Defenders Advocacy Workshop.

November 21, 2017

The Experience of Creation
Appreciating the natural world in a mindful way. Opening our senses we respond creatively to nature's summons. (based in part on the book “Listening to Nature” by Cornell)

December 02, 2017

Come join the Milwaukee Transit Riders Union in our mission to preserve and improve Milwaukee’s transit service. Our monthly meetings are open to everyone. Meetings are typically held on the first Saturday of the month at 10:00am at the Milwaukee Environmental Consortium at 1845 N. Farwell Av.

December 19, 2017

The Experience of Creation
Appreciating the natural world in a mindful way. Opening our senses we respond creatively to nature's summons. (based in part on the book “Listening to Nature” by Cornell)