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Environment
2:41 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

New Arboretum Helps Milwaukeeans Branch Out into Nature

Rotary Centennial Arboretum
The Hacker Family, Milwaukee, WI

Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews key players who developed Milwaukee's new arboretum.

After planning for several years, the 40-acre Rotary Centennial Arboretum opens along the Milwaukee River north of downtown this weekend.

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Environment
1:01 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Scientist: Asian Carp Not a Threat to Lake Michigan

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Lake Effect's Susan Bence interviews UWM professor and researcher John Janssen about Asian carp.

A UWM School of Freshwater Sciences researcher shares his “big picture” view of the state and future of the Great Lakes, particularly Lake Michigan.

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Environment
11:23 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Researcher: State Wolf Hunt Is Unsustainable

A UW researcher says Wisconsin's wolf hunts at their current levels are not sustainable.
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WUWM environmental reporter Susan Bence interviews UW researcher Adrian Treves about the fate of gray wolves in Wisconsin.

A UW researcher is growing increasingly concerned about the plight of the gray wolf on Wisconsin’s landscape.

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Environment
11:52 am
Wed July 24, 2013

Why Do We Use Drinking Water to Flush Our Toilets?

A wastewater pipe
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WUWM Environmental Reporter Susan Bence interviews Lynn Broaddus, director of environment programs at The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread.

The Johnson Foundation is taking a detailed look at how we can transform the nation's water infrastructure.

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Environment
2:50 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Three Bridges Park Opening July 20th

Three Bridges Park will be opening on July 20th.
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Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Ken Leinbach and Laura Bray.

This summer brings the opening of a new park, one where families can explore and learn about Wisconsin’s ecology.

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