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.        

Honoring the Water Congregation of the Great Spirit Water Ceremony - Milwaukee Water Commons

May 9, 2017
Honoring the Water Congregation of the Great Spirit Water Ceremony - Milwaukee Water Commons
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
A bankruptcy judge on Tuesday approved the sale of the 47-acre former Milwaukee Solvay Coke Co. site, 311 E. Greenfield.  The site is primarily south of E. Greenfield Ave., along the Kinnickinnic River and roughly two blocks east of 1st St.
May 2, 2017
Wisconsin should increase the amount of renewable energy in our state to reduce air and water quality pollution from burning fossil fuels. Currently the state is meeting its ten percent renewable energy goal that was established in 2005.  Wisconsin was one of the lowest percentage targe
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.
May 1, 2017
Navigate to the original article to listen to the 3 original podcasts by Ben Weaver. 
April 12, 2017
Each water protector brings their own set of knowledge, skills, and teachings to their effort. They also choose different strategies, tools, and examples for making a positive difference. But how do we measure our impact?
April 5, 2017
During the past few decades, water threats have been met with various interest-groups who mitigate short-term damage within their orphaned political and cultural boundaries.
March 13, 2017
Learn some great ways to celebrate Ramadan on the Wisconsin Green Muslims website!
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.
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!

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. 

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

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 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 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)

Postedsort descending Opportunity Type Member
01.01.2017 Being a Great Lakes Commons Champion Volunteer Great Lakes Commons
01.01.2017 Volunteer Volunteer Sweet Water
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
02.16.2017 Communications Intern Internship Milwaukee Riverkeeper
02.16.2017 Outreach Internship Internship Milwaukee Riverkeeper
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
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
08.23.2017 Volunteer with Revitalize Milwaukee Volunteer Milwaukee Environmental Consortium
10.09.2017 All Hands BoatWorks Volunteer All Hands Boatworks
10.17.2017 Volunteer with Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters Volunteer Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
10.19.2017 Volunteer with Milwaukee Riverkeeper Volunteer Milwaukee Riverkeeper
10.19.2017 Get Involved with Milwaukee Water Commons Volunteer Milwaukee Water Commons
10.19.2017 Get Involved with Alliance for the Great Lakes Volunteer Alliance for the Great Lakes