Media Coverage

Clean Up Underway In Milwaukee Estuary — From Burnham Canal Wetland To Proposed Contaminated Sediment Removal

In recent years, Milwaukee’s rivers have gradually been revitalized — becoming cleaner and more welcoming to fish, wildlife and humans. But decades before cleanups began, …

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The Milwaukee Estuary could soon be cleaner, thanks to another round of dredging and a new sediment containment facility

The Milwaukee Estuary is moving a step closer to clean water and space for recreation, thanks to partial approval of funding for a sediment containment facility.  …

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After more than a century, Burnham Canal, one of Milwaukee’s deadest of dead zones, is being revived as a wetland

As any parent of toddlers will tell you, it’s much harder to clean up a mess than it is to make one. Crayoned walls and …

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The Milwaukee Estuary is an Area of Concern: What’s the Plan to Clean it Up?

One of Milwaukee’s greatest features is its shoreline. However, while things on the surface look fine, there’s a different story happening underneath. The Department of …

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