Leaders in research

Water Council

Making Milwaukee the epicenter for water science

In 2009, local visionaries and business leaders from Milwaukee’s numerous water-based industries joined forces with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Great Lakes Water Institute to establish the Water Council. The Water Council convenes the region's existing water companies and research clusters, develops education programs to train talent, and builds partnerships that cut across all sectors and geographic boundaries.

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Eco Tours

Explore Milwaukee's greener side with self-guided tours that highlight sustainable sites in Milwaukee. By bike, foot, or boat, get an up close look at developments, neighborhood initiatives, and more that are helping make our city more sustainable every day.