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    The nation is turning its eyes toward Milwaukee’s Urban Ecology Center as the model of effective and impactful urban environmental education. Located on vibrant public green spaces, our fast-growing organization serves over 75,000 people of all ages annually. Our innovative team of cutting-edge nonprofit professionals works in a creative, high-energy open office in a state-of-the-art green facility.

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    Milwaukee, WI 53211

    (414) 964-8505

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    1859 N. 40th St.

    Milwaukee, WI 53208

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    Milwaukee, WI 53215

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