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Urban Ecology Center

The Urban Ecology Center fosters ecological understanding as inspiration for change, neighborhood by neighborhood. Our Environmental Community Centers:
Provide outdoor science education for urban youth.
Protect and use public natural areas, making them safe, accessible and vibrant.
Preserve and enhance these natural areas and their surrounding waters. Promote community by offering resources that support learning, volunteerism, stewardship, recreation, and camaraderie.
Practice and model environmentally responsible behaviors.
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Company Snapshots

UEC staff photo taken at 2019 all-staff retreat.
A young participant enjoying urban nature!
Photo by Elliot Stevenson, @WanderingBadger 87
UEC staff showing off a new t-shirt design.
Ken Leinbach celebrating 20 years as UEC Executive Director
Every season is fun at the Urban Ecology Center!