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Earth Day and Arbor Day Events 2014

EARTH DAY, SPRING CLEAN-UPS & more! HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION Fri, April 11, 11AM-6PM Sat, April 12, 8AM-2PM State Fair Park, Gate 8 (off 76th St) Easy drop off service for unwanted household hazardous waste items (but watch out for road construction). For what to bring/not bring, go to or call 414.225.2066. MADE ON KING […]

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"Rapid" Water Adds Oxygen, photo by Mikkie Moore

Fish Facts

Michaela Moore, UW-Milwaukee First Year Biology Major   What do fish breathe? Fish breathe oxygen, much like humans. However, fish don’t breathe air like humans do, they breathe the oxygen that is dissolved in the water. They don’t breathe oxygen in its molecular form H2O) though, they breathe oxygen as a gas (O2.). (Cary Institute […]

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Think Spring! Plant a ServiceBerry

THINK SPRING • PLANT A TREE •  PLANT IT AT HOME OR ALONG THE RIVER • RIVERWEST ARBOR DAY EVENT • Good for Wildlife and the Environment, Good for You and Your Riverwest Co-op.  With the purchase of a tree a portion of the funds will go to the Co-op Walk-in Cooler fund, you will receive a […]

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