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Legislation that guts long-standing protections from acid mine pollution overcame bi-partisan opposition and public opinion to move on to Governor Walker. He has indicated he will sign SB 395 / AB 499. Wisconsin will lose our decades long “Prove it First” protections from toxic sulfide... Read More

The state legislature is working to pass as much as they can in the next few weeks before taking a break until 2018. Here is a brief update on the bills and issues that need your voice and action: Industrial Acid Mining Bills In case you missed it, click the image above to watch our own... Read More

High Capacity Well Update Map of wells in the Central Sands shows the magnitude of wells in a relatively small geographic area. Studies have shown that these wells have a cumulative impact on other wells, lakes and rivers. A year ago Clean Wisconsin and the Pleasant Lake Management District... Read More

Fall is in the air, and with that, we say farewell to Ava Pfeffer, our 2017 La Crosse Area Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Intern. Ava teamed up with Scott Caven (our La Crosse Area AIS Coordinator) this summer to tackle AIS issues on the Mississippi River and major tributaries in La Crosse,... Read More