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Milwaukee Riverkeeper is a science based advocacy organization working for swimmable, fishable rivers.



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Happy 4th of July from all of us at Milwaukee Riverkeeper! We hope it's a happy, healthy and safe holiday for you and our rivers! ...

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Thanks to the Porterfield's for being our Adopt a Roadway "Superstar" volunteers in Mequon. Keeping our roadways clean, keeps our rivers clean! #keepitclean! Can you help out? Let us know! ...

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Join Milwaukee Riverkeeper and River Alliance of Wisconsin as we co-host our 10th annual Milky Moonlight in Milwaukee! This urban river adventure should not be missed! Register online today! ...

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Several months after unanimously passing through the Wisconsin State Legislature, Gov. Scott Walker finally signed the microbeads bill into law!! Woo, hoo! Wisconsin is now the seventh state to sign a microbeads bill into law. This law will phase out the manufacture and retail sale of personal care products containing microbeads by 2018/2019,respectively. These small pieces of plastic added to products like body scrubs and toothpastes end up in our waterways where they can threaten aquatic life and health. ...

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Do you like canoeing, great causes, and cooking out with great company? Join Milwaukee Riverkeeper, the Urban Ecology Center and Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co. Company for the 4th annual Milwaukee Canoes for a Cause event on Saturday, August 15, 2015! Register here! ...

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