Building Community Wellness
For All of Us
Nearby Nature Milwaukee is an environmental justice and equity initiative started in the fall of 2017 to build healthier and more resilient communities. We believe celebrating natural areas enhances a community’s value and improves health and wellness.
"Anybody can love the mountains...but it takes a soul to love the prairie"- Prairie chronicler, Willa Cather. Nearby Nature Milwaukee began seriously engaging in urban prairie...
On Saturday, June 25th, 48 people participated in the Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit. Above is a photo of the opening ceremony lead by drummer and poet Jahmes Finlayson. Eighteen...
“Water Your Wellness”: 2022 Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit will take place Saturday, June 25th, from 9 am to 4 pm.
We want to bring everyone together to focus on key issues and potential paths forward for revitalizing and renewing the Lincoln Creek Greenway. This is an environmental justice initiative of Nearby Nature Milwaukee.
This summit is designed for representatives of stakeholder organizations in, or engaged in, Lincoln Creek neighborhoods. Read on to learn more and register.