< Return to Blogs

Cool Water Sustainability Trends

Guest Blogger Karen Sands, Manager of Sustainability, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Karen Sands, Manager of Sustainability for the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, sends out a regular digest of links to sustainability resources that we at the Fund find very useful. Karen has graciously agreed to share her most recent compilation with our readers.

We welcome guest authors on Great Lakes topics. If you are interested, contact Amy Elledge – aelledge(at)glpf(dot)org.


Here are some cool happenings in the world of water sustainability for the month of May.

 Green Infrastructure/Watersheds:

 Renewable Energy/Conservation/Water-Energy Nexus:

 Storm Change/Climate Change/GHG (not so cool):

 Great Lakes:

 Bonus Sustainability Topics:

I hope you enjoy these short, forward-looking water resource articles. I read and then share them in the hope that they can help us better manage water now and inspire a more sustainable water environment for future generations. Thank you if you’ve sent me any of these!

Karen L. Sands, AICP, ENV SP
Manager of Sustainability
Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District