May 16, 2019
After months of planning and preparation, the Board of Directors of Midwest Environmental Advocates is ready to share the news that Executive Director Kimberlee Wright will retire later this year.
May 09, 2019
On May 9, 2019, MEA filed a response to the Legislature's motion to intervene in a our longstanding legal challenge to the Kinnard Farms water pollution permit.
May 07, 2019
Midwest Environmental Advocates supports League of Women Voters' challenge to the constitutionality of the December 2018 extraordinary session.
May 02, 2019
In a decision this week, DNR Secretary Preston Cole declined to reissue a permit to Meteor Timber for a frac sand project that would have destroyed rare Monroe County wetlands.
Apr 19, 2019
MEA legal fellows and policy interns share their thoughts on Oneida Nation Chairman Tehassi Hills' recent State of the Tribes Address.
Apr 15, 2019
A case involving ACT 21 and DNR's authority to regulate water pollution from concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) is headed to Wisconsin’s Supreme Court.
Apr 04, 2019
Don't miss out on the opportunity to provide input and testimony to lawmakers this spring. It is critical that lawmakers hear directly from citizens, expecially those whose lives have been affected by contamination of their drinking water.
Mar 19, 2019
MEA supports partners working to add clarity and accountability to a Senate bill that would establish a clearinghouse for buying and selling water pollution credits .
Feb 19, 2019
Our letter to DNR outlines problems with a draft permit that would allow We Energies to delay implementing best practices for dealing with coal ash and to discharge toxic levels of mercury.
Feb 05, 2019
Pledging your public support for the core principles of the Great Lakes Compact sends a message to policy makers and elected officials that you take seriously your responsibility to protect our shared natural resources, and you expect them to do the same.