A historic photo of Clarke Square, an early Milwaukee park.
October 19, 2017
1837: Clarke Square In the 1800s, Milwaukee didn’t have a plan for parks. Instead, little parcels were set aside across the city.
Tribal Art
October 19, 2017
Native American leaders meeting in Milwaukee this week at the convention of the National Congress of American Indians are asking the Trump administration to do more to combat climate change. 
"Chat" mine Stateimpact Oklahoma
October 12, 2017
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is vowing to speed the cleanup of toxic Superfund sites, part of a shift away from climate change and toward what he calls the "basics" of clean air and water.
October 9, 2017
SCOTT SIMON, HOST:
September 2, 2017
Representatives of The Nature Conservancy caution that people may see some out-of-the- ordinary things at Baxter’s Hollow, located between Sauk City and Baraboo, and Hemlock Draw, which sits about 30 minutes southwest of Baraboo near Leland.
August 23, 2017
Water is a high profile issue in just about any community in Wisconsin. It's likewise a growing challenge across the United States and around the world.
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 17, 2017
Get the full article at the link below. Well worth the read, great article! 
July 5, 2017
With his recent executive order, President Trump is trying to remove protections for millions of acres of our public lands and monuments.
manure pollution
July 5, 2017
The Wisconsin State Assembly passed Assembly Bill 226 yesterday – a big step towards passing this bill into law.
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.
May 2, 2017
All water is connected.  When groundwater is depleted, all water users—businesses, municipalities, farmers, fishermen, boaters, waterfront property owners, and more—pay the price. SB 76 would limit the ability of the DNR to address groundwater overpumping in critical areas by granting “
May 2, 2017
Wisconsin currently honors the sacrifice of our resident disabled veterans by offering reduced rates for fishing and hunting licenses. In addition, Wisconsin exempts anyone in active service with the U.S.
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.

Event Flyer
October 24, 2017

Fall Friends Workshop #1

Presented in Partnership with the The Park People

Join Amalia Schoone of In Progress Consulting LLC to learn about tips, tricks and the most effective practices for grant writing. Hosted by Friends of Wehr.

Tandem 5 Mile Dinner
October 29, 2017

Please join Gretchen Mead of Victory Garden Initiative and Caitlin Cullen of The Tandem Restaurant on October 29th, 2017, for a night of delicious food grown at Victory Garden Urban Farm, prepared at The Tandem.

Groundwork MKE's 10 YEAR Anniversary
November 04, 2017

We would like to extend our warmest greetings to friends, members, Board and Staff of Groundwork Milwaukee, on the occasion of its 10th anniversary. Launched in 2007, Groundwork MKE marks this year an important milestone in its history and service to the community.

Event Flyer
November 09, 2017

Fall Friends Workshop #2

Presented in Partnership with The Park People

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

Event Flyer
December 05, 2017

Fall Friends Workshop # 3

Presented in Partnership with The Park People

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

Postedsort descending Opportunity Type Member
01.01.2017 Volunteer Volunteer Sweet Water
05.19.2017 All Riveredge Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Teacher Naturalist Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Interpretive Naturalist Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Camp Counselor River Edge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Habitat Healers at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Sturgeon Rearing 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 Desk Receptionist at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Office Assistant at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Special Event Volunteer at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Eagle Project Volunteers at Riveredge Nature Center Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.19.2017 Cafe Staff Position at Riverwest Co-op Grocery and Cafe Employment Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.22.2017 Waukesha County Land Conservancy Volunteering Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
05.22.2017 Groundwork Milwaukee Volunteering! Volunteer Groundwork Milwaukee
05.22.2017 Groundwork Milwaukee Green Team: Ages 14-17 Volunteer Groundwork Milwaukee
07.11.2017 Sierra Club will be hiring a Milwaukee Organizer Employment Great Waters Group - Sierra Club
07.12.2017 Wisconsin League of Conservative Voters Volunteer Volunteer Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
08.02.2017 Chiwaukee Prairie Reservation Fund Volunteer Employment Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
08.08.2017 Volunteer with The Park People Volunteer The Park People
08.08.2017 Tree Donations Volunteer The Park People
08.23.2017 Volunteer with Revitalize Milwaukee Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
10.11.2017 Steering Circle Invitation Volunteer Friends of Milwaukee's Downtown Forest
10.17.2017 Volunteer with Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters Volunteer Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
10.19.2017 Volunteer with The Park People Volunteer The Park People