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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Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Pat Chabot worked for the DNR for 14 years and knows the agency's most important work was practically invisible. More 

Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Will used science for a greater public good at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Retired, he is still working to protect our water. Read how.  More 

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Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Tom enforced Wisconsin's environmental laws for 26 years and hasn't stopped defending our natural resources.  More 

Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Pat Chabot worked for the DNR for 14 years and knows the agency's most important work was practically invisible. More 

Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Will used science for a greater public good at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Retired, he is still working to protect our water. Read how.  More 

New look: Same great mission.

Welcome to our improved, mobile-friendly website!

Citizen Voices Matter in Protecting Public Natural Resources

Tom enforced Wisconsin's environmental laws for 26 years and hasn't stopped defending our natural resources.  More 

Spot checks of water pollution permits aren’t enough Dec 08, 2016

What does the DNR reorganization plan mean for water pollution prevention in Wisconsin?

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Report back: EPA listening session in Eau Claire Nov 17, 2016

Citizens voiced concerns about lack of state-level protections of water during a listening session with EPA regional administrator.

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Decades of Delay: Urgent EPA Action Needed to Protect Mississippi River Nov 17, 2016

A new report shows how far state laws have stalled in clean water protections and keeping phosphorus and nitrogen out of our lakes, streams and the Mississippi River. EPA action needed now.

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Dec 30, 2016

Happy Holidays! MEA offices closed December 26-30 More 

Dec 31, 2016

Deadline: year-end donation drive matching challenge More 
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