Midwest Environmental Advocates

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.

Environmental groups call on EPA for immediate action in Kewaunee County.

Kewaunee families need clean water. They cannot wait any longer. More 

Environmental Protection Agency: Petition for Corrective Action

Sixteen Wisconsin water champions are asking the EPA for help to bring our state into Clean Water Act compliance. 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 

DNR's draft frac sand Strategic Analysis released

Public and expert input will make this important report better. Learn more. More 

DNR Frac Sand Report Public Information Session Tuesday Jul 25, 2016

Public review and comment can help improve agency’s Strategic Analysis


DNR Releases Draft Industrial Sand Mining Strategic Analysis Jul 06, 2016

Robust public review and feedback needed to improve report.


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Update: Health Impact Assessment is still not the final word on frac sand mining Jul 06, 2016

Report on industrial sand industry’s health impacts ignores mine neighbors’ air quality concerns, cumulative impacts.


Aug 23, 2016

Friends of the Lower Wisconsin Riverway panel on Wisconsin and the Clean Water Act More 

Sep 07, 2016

Public Policy and American Drinking Water - Marquette University conference More 

Sep 10, 2016

Factory Farm Summit - Socially Responsible Agricultural Project More