We believe celebrating natural areas enhances a community’s value and improves health and wellness. Nearby Nature wants to build partnerships and leverage resources to nurture a community-driven effort of renewal and repair of natural areas.
We hope this effort will generate opportunities for youth, adults, and their families to venture to natural areas in and out of the city.
To celebrate and support the environmental movement in Milwaukee’s communities of color. Learn more…
OUTINGS, AND STEWARDSHIP
To promote renewal and stewardship of land and access to natural areas in the 30th St. Corridor and Lincoln Creek Greenway.
To support environmental education in youth-serving agencies in these neighborhoods.
To address the history of systematic racism and non-inclusiveness in the environmental movement. Learn more…