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The New People Environmental Summit
Jan 28, 2015
With the recommendation of the DNR and the direction of the NRB, a strategic analysis of frac sand mining in Wisconsin will soon be underway with citizen input on the comprehensive study.
Jan 12, 2015
A resolution in support of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to study frac sand mining is a vote for science, local control and making citizen voices matter.
Dec 11, 2014
The outdated permit system isn't working and is a part of the problem when frac sand mining pollutes our water.
Dec 05, 2014
Citizen challenge to pollution permit achieves progress in protecting air quality.
Oct 07, 2014
While other states such as Minnesota and California have passed laws that protect residents from silica dust, Wisconsin's air quality protections have remained stagnant.
Sep 10, 2014
Citizens impacted by frac sand mining announce a new petition to the Natural Resources Board. Rules signed by Governor Walker could erase citizen petition rights.
Sep 09, 2014
At issue is whether or not citizens could challenge the DNR’s decision not to require emission testing, record keeping and reporting on fugitive dust control, or monitoring air quality.
May 19, 2014
Science-based decision making and meaningful citizen involvement is required before approving crude oil pipeline expansion between Superior, Wisconsin and Flanagan, Illinois.
Apr 15, 2014
Why silica sand mining (used in hydrofracturing for gas and oil) is creating a threat to the health of Wisconsin families and what citizens are doing to control this industrial mining activity.
Apr 08, 2014
Contested case hearing will challenge permit that may allow air emissions that violate public health and air quality standards