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MEA Welcomes Equal Justice Works Fellow

Jacklyn Velasquez will serve a two-year fellowship in the Madison-based law center. More 

We're working for better clean water protections in evolving DNR rules on livestock waste.

The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board approved new rules to protect the health of people and our environment. More 

DNR to Review Ho-Chunk Nation's Challenge to Fill of Rare Wetlands

Clean Wisconsin & the Ho-Chunk Nation challenge DNR Secretary's power to review judge's rulings More 

Integrity of Great Lakes Compact at Risk

DNR approval of City of Racine Diversion Challenged More 

MEA Welcomes Equal Justice Works Fellow

Jacklyn Velasquez will serve a two-year fellowship in the Madison-based law center. More 

We're working for better clean water protections in evolving DNR rules on livestock waste.

The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board approved new rules to protect the health of people and our environment. More 

DNR to Review Ho-Chunk Nation's Challenge to Fill of Rare Wetlands

Clean Wisconsin & the Ho-Chunk Nation challenge DNR Secretary's power to review judge's rulings More 

Integrity of Great Lakes Compact at Risk

DNR approval of City of Racine Diversion Challenged More 

Comments in Opposition to Assembly Bill 1070 Dec 03, 2018

MEA comments oppose "lame-duck" legislation that would promote litigation, waste thousands of hours of agency staff time, and creat uncertainty for regulated entities and the public. 

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MEA Welcomes New Staff Member Robert Lee Nov 12, 2018

Midwest Environmental Advocates extends a warm welcome to Robert D. Lee, a 2018 graduate of the University of Notre Dame Law School and recipient of a two-year Thomas L. Shaffer Fellowship. As a...

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Great Lakes Compact Marks 10-Year Anniversary Oct 04, 2018

As we mark the 10th anniversary of the Great Lakes Compact this week, there is plenty of reason for celebration as well as significant cause for concern.

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