Midwest Environmental Advocates is a nonprofit environmental law center that works for healthy water, air, land and government for this generation and the next. We believe that every citizen has the potential to make a difference.

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Two petitions and a lawsuit

How citizens are using the power of the law to protect drinking water in Wisconsin. More 

More support for EPA petition

Read Laura's story about fighting mining pollution and why she supports petitioners asking the EPA to help Wisconsin follow the Clean Water Act. More 

MEA welcomes a new Board President.

Read more about Gordon Stevenson. More 

New look: Same great mission.

Welcome to our improved, mobile-friendly website!

Two petitions and a lawsuit

How citizens are using the power of the law to protect drinking water in Wisconsin. More 

More support for EPA petition

Read Laura's story about fighting mining pollution and why she supports petitioners asking the EPA to help Wisconsin follow the Clean Water Act. More 

MEA welcomes a new Board President.

Read more about Gordon Stevenson. More 

New look: Same great mission.

Welcome to our improved, mobile-friendly website!

Gordon Stevenson elected President of MEA Board Sep 14, 2016

Retired Wisconsin DNR Chief of Runoff Management to head environmental law center Board of Directors

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Moving backwards in Wisconsin groundwater protections Aug 03, 2016

This is what happens when water protection is erased by the influence of special interests and politically driven environmental law decisions.

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Two petitions and a lawsuit: how citizens are using the power of the law to protect water Aug 01, 2016

The case of Kewaunee County residents vs the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and why petitioning the EPA matters.

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Oct 02, 2016

Advocate Appreciation Event: Baraboo Hills Hike More 

Oct 20, 2016

Anniversary of filing the Petition for Corrective Action to the EPA More 
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