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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.
Mar 09, 2015
Petitioners are asking the court to reverse the DNR’s decision to grant the permit and require the agency to prepare an environmental analysis that complies with the Wisconsin Environmental Policy Act.
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.
Feb 09, 2015
Lack of an Environmental Impact Statement may run agency afoul of state law.
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.