Mar 09, 2016
A year and a half after asking for EPA intervention under the Safe Drinking Water Act, local residents can no longer wait for clean water.
Oct 12, 2015
Petitioners are challenging the DNR's decision to permit a CAFO to operate without an animal unit limit or a requirement to monitor groundwater conditions where the company spreads manure offsite.
Sep 14, 2015
Agency refuses to use its authority to require limits on factory farm pollution.
Aug 24, 2015
Workgroup formation marks progress after citizens petitioned the EPA for action last year.
Jun 18, 2015
CAFO must comply with prior court order and work with the DNR to conduct groundwater monitoring and limit animals on site.
Jun 11, 2015
Socially Responsible Agricultural Project report documents repeated violations of clean water laws by the county’s largest industrial livestock operations.
Feb 26, 2015
A one-year moratorium on and a Large Scale Livestock Study Committee is a chance to gather science, clean water concerns, and recommendations for protecting human health and the environment.
Feb 17, 2015
Meet Mary Dougherty - a Bayfield County resident who is helping members of her community speak up for protecting clean drinking water for their families and for future generations.
Jan 15, 2015
The Riverway Conservation Easement Project is the rare, win-win outcome of a lawsuit settlement among citizen conservationists, landowners, state government and an innovative Wisconsin business.
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.