On May 8th the Water Quality Task Force held their first public hearing in Lancaster, WI. About 150 people attended and 31 people provided testimony after the invited speakers. Watch the hearing on Wisconsin Eye.Themes of the DayRiver Alliance attended the hearing in Lancaster. What stood out... Read More

Over the next few months the Water Quality Task Force will hold public hearings across the state. You can attend to share your concerns related to water issues in your community.Here’s How You Can Take PartPlan to attend a Water Quality Task Force hearing near you. At the hearing, let the... Read More

This is the introductory article from our fall 2018 WaterWays newsletter. Download a PDF of the full Newsletter. One Thing We Know By Raj Shukla Wisconsin politicians have grown comfortable eroding long-held protections of our waters. The trend toward “anything goes” sped up in the... Read More

Wisconsin River at Pelican River

Recently, a blockage in the city of Wausau’s sanitary sewer lines resulted in the discharge of an estimated 3.7 million gallons of untreated sewage into the Wisconsin River, via a safety overflow bypass—a device designed for just such an event. The discharge began on January 19 and... Read More