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Climate & Energy

August 2, 2017
Chatter among Wisconsin’s business, media and political classes has sucked all the clean air out of the room in contemplating news that Taiwan-based electronics assembler Foxconn perhaps will build a gigantic factory in the state.
July 5, 2017
The ECO toolkit is a comprehensive guide on how to make your home, business, and neighborhood environmentally friendly and sustainable.  Just click the link below to access the toolkit
June 19, 2017
In late May, I sat down with Erick Shambarger, the Director of Environmental Sustainability for the City of Milwaukee’s Environmental Collaboration Office (ECO), to discuss the City’s ongoing effort to make MKE a world class Eco City.
June 14, 2017
Wisconsin Green Muslims is co-leading the Wisconsin Faith and Solar Initiative, an interfaith peer-learning solar program that demonstrates how solar energy can bring people of faith together to care for Earth -our common home- and save money to reinvest in their missions.  
June 14, 2017
“I am co-leading the ‘Faith, Environmental Justice and Solar’ initiative in Wisconsin, which is an interfaith peer learning solar program that brings people of faith together to care for Earth –our common home- and save money to reinvest in their missions.
June 5, 2017
Corporations with global supply chain footprints are constantly seeking opportunities to better integrate their operations across facilities, distribution centers and geographical regions.

Box Latch | How To Use | VF | Imperial | Combined

June 5, 2017
Box Latch Products, VF Corporation - Sint Nicklaus, Belgium (first video) and Imperial Tool & Plastics - Greenfield, WI (second video in series).
Mayors in Support of Paris
June 5, 2017
(at the bottom of the article is a link where you can sign in support) Thursday, June 1st 2017 The President’s denial of global warming is getting a cold reception from America’s cities.
May 31, 2017
THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS- COMPOST CRUSADER HAS A NEW BUILDING!                   Melissa Tashjian, president of Compost Crusader, and Matthew
bridge
May 30, 2017
While not as flashy as solar or wind technology, energy efficiency is one of the most cost-effective and powerful tools for helping cities mitigate and adapt to climate change. The cheapest and cleanest power? The kind you don’t need to produce in the first place.
Fondy Park
May 30, 2017
A new green space is taking root in Milwaukee. Mayor Tom Barrett unveiled plans this week to transform a vacant lot next to the Fondy Farmers Market into a storm water park and gathering space for local residents.
Milwaukee
May 30, 2017
The city of Milwaukee is already known as the Fresh Coast and aspires to lap up attention as a freshwater hub. Now it’s looking for a new name to cement its reputation as an area open to innovation and attractive to millennials.
Milwaukee
May 18, 2017
Donating is an easy way to put your unwanted items to GOOD use! Master list of donation/recycling opportunities in Milwaukee.        
May 9, 2017
Water as a risk needs to be understood and managed to ensure the security of people’s habitats and livelihoods. Historical development pathways are often not appropriate for planning future urban water systems, considering the uncertainties of climate change and rapid population growth.
May 9, 2017
Consumers today are very concerned about the impact products; services and the companies who produce them have on the greater world.
April 19, 2017
As a clinical psychologist, I use MI every day to help my clients make the changes they desire. My first experience with MI was during my internship at a large VA hospital. I was tasked with developing a program to help vets who were struggling with substance abuse.
May 17, 2017 to August 17, 2017

Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs.

Site Name: Merill Park

August 21, 2017

Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs.

Site Name: Clark Square

August 22, 2017

Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs.

Site Name: Clark Square

August 23, 2017

Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs.

Site Name: Clark Square

August 24, 2017

Catch the Milwaukee Mobile Bike Repair Crew at these locations across the city for free bicycle tune-ups and repairs.

Site Name: Clark Square

August 26, 2017

We are so excited for Sam Thayer to be giving the keynote address at Knee Deep In Prairies this year, but know for fans of wild edibles, this isn’t nearly enough time with Sam.

August 26, 2017

Wisconsin Green Muslims is exhibiting at the 1st Annual Green Alliance Sustainability Fair, Lapham Peak State Park, Delafield, WI

August 27, 2017

Paddle the pond, sing a silly song, and jump around at the second annual Riveredge Adventure Challenge!  Teams of family and friends are invited to complete a 3 mile trek dotted with a string of up to 8 physical and mental, wacky and wet, squishy and silly, fun-filled challenges!

August 30, 2017

Brian Russart, Natural Areas Coordinator for Milwaukee County Parks, will lead us on an exploration of Warnimont Park.

September 02, 2017

Saturday, September 2 | 1:00pm – 2:00pm

September 10, 2017

This is the Board of Directors for the Cooperative Institute for Urban Agriculture and Nutrition. They meet the second Tuesday of every month.

For more information, contact: sturgeon@uwm.edu

September 14, 2017

The Wisconsin Water Thinkers Network invites you to a

Community Conversation: Developing a State of Engaged Water Thinkers

Thursday, September 14, 2017
1 - 4 pm
The Barn at Riveredge Nature Center
4458 County Rd Y, Saukville, WI 53080

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September 14, 2017

Talk with leaders in the community about water conservation

September 16, 2017

Dinner and Dancing in the Kettle Moraine. Hosted by Jim and Karen Hyde in Geneese/ Ottowa at 4pm. All tickets include two drink tickets. 

October 10, 2017

This is the Board of Directors for the Cooperative Institute for Urban Agriculture and Nutrition. They meet the second Tuesday of every month.

For more information, contact: sturgeon@uwm.edu

October 19, 2017 to October 21, 2017

Wisconsin Green Muslims is exhibiting at the Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education (WAEE) Fall 2017 Meeting. Theme is "Water Rising"

October 19-21, 2017

Concordia Center for Environmental Stewardship (CCES)
12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097

November 10, 2017

This is the Board of Directors for the Cooperative Institute for Urban Agriculture and Nutrition. They meet the second Tuesday of every month.

For more information, contact: sturgeon@uwm.edu

December 10, 2017

This is the Board of Directors for the Cooperative Institute for Urban Agriculture and Nutrition. They meet the second Tuesday of every month.

For more information, contact: sturgeon@uwm.edu

Posted Opportunity Type Membersort descending
03.03.2017 Join Citizens’ Climate Lobby Employment Citizens' Climate Lobby - Milwaukee West
08.02.2017 Heritage Plant Monitoring Employment Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Cafe Staff Position at Riverwest Co-op Grocery and Cafe Employment Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Eagle Project Volunteers at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Office Assistant at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Water Quality Monitor at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Habitat Healers at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Interpretive Naturalist Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 All Riveredge Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
08.02.2017 Chiwaukee Prairie Reservation Fund Volunteer Employment Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.22.2017 Waukesha County Land Conservancy Volunteering Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Special Event Volunteer at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Desk Receptionist at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Sturgeon Rearing at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Camp Counselor River Edge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Teacher Naturalist Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
02.11.2017 Apply to join the Wisconsin Green Muslims Advisory Team Volunteer Wisconsin Green Muslims
02.11.2017 Become a Wisconsin Green Muslims volunteer! Volunteer Wisconsin Green Muslims