SWAN – Senior Water Advocacy Network

SWAN – Senior Water Advocacy Network
Overview SWAN is a network of adults aged 50 who are advocates for Lake Michigan and Milwaukee's rivers. We offer training and workshops for those who want to speak out on behalf of area rivers. Current Format Currently, we hold seasonal SWAN workshops on timely water-related issues. They are led by local envionmental experts and...

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Estabrook Dam Removal

Estabrook Dam Removal
ACT NOWTake Action Now!UPDATE The Estabrook Dam is in disrepair. Removing the Estabrook Dam: Saves Milwaukee County taxpayers money (at least $4 million cheaper over 20 years), Improves the health of the Milwaukee River, Decreases flood risk upstream, and Reduces liability for the County and risk to public safety. REMOVALis the best decision for the...

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Waukesha Diversion

Waukesha Diversion
Visit protectourgreatlakes.orgProtect Our Great LakesVisit www.protectourgreatlakes.org to find the most up to date information on Waukesha's water diversion application from our work with the Compact Implementation Coalition. What is the Waukesha Diversion?Why is Waukesha Receiving so Much Attention? What is the Compact Implementation Coalition?Additional Resources After 3 years, the City of Waukesha has finally submitted...

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Milwaukee County Grounds

Milwaukee County Grounds
Wauwatosa's Sanctuary Woods by Eddee Daniel take action now Don't let the last remaining piece of high quality natural area in the County Grounds be destroyed! Tell your Wauwatosa Common Council Representatives, "No new roads, no new development on our County Grounds!" Write your Wauwatosa Common Council Representatives, today! While the plan is still in...

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