Animals

HUMAN ORIGIN

Study finds more human than animal waste in Southwest Wisconsin wells https://t.co/LdrClXehVl via @WiStateJournal #water #contamination — John Adams (@DailyAdams)…

Agriculture

Animal Waste

Scientists are one step closer to understanding how dangerous contaminants from fecal matter are entering private wells in Kewaunee County.…

Legislature

Stacked

Now, to the question of the day: Do you expect genuine, comprehensive action from Vos’ hand-picked, Republican-heavy task force if there…

Environment

Thirst 

Just to give an approximation for the purposes of visualization: A gallon of water weighs 8.36 pounds and a typical…

Environment

Unquenchable 

But serious objections to the diversion’s wisdom and legality under the Great Lakes Compact were raised by citizens at a public…

Courts

Clean Water Gets a Win 

In a victory for this case, [Clean Water, Inc. and Lynda A. Cochart v. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources et…

DNR

DNR’s Latest Master Plan 

Meeting 300 miles from affected location — “It just happened that the Lower Wisconsin Riverway Master Plan was ready for…

Water

Strontium 

“For the past six years, Michael Schnur and his family have been drinking bottled water. Already concerned that pollutants from…

Ecology

Diversion

Via Political Heat: Why Waukesha shouldn’t get Great Lakes water.

Ecology

Radium-contaminated water

In 2014, the village of Sussex in southeast Wisconsin made a dismaying discovery. The radioactive element radium, a contaminant that…

Ecology

Not Just Michigan

Republican Gov. Rick Snyder (R-Michigan) is getting huge amount of lurid publicity for ignoring (indeed causing) the water crises in…