Reported in Lawsuit could limit authority of Wisconsin DNR over large dairy farms. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 8/8/2017)
Wisconsin's corrupt AG Brad Schimel opened the door for this lawsuit. The dairy association, in part, references a law Attorney General Brad Schimel cited last year that has led to less state regulation of groundwater. In a formal opinion, Schimel, responding to a request from Republican legislators, said the DNR lacked the authority to deny well applications even if an irrigation well posed harm to nearby streams and lakes.
Kewaunee County UPDATE. WI DNR secretary Cathy Stepp stands by her CAFO dairymen. (9/9/2016)
Scott Walker telegraphs that Wisconsin DNR will likely ignore UW, USDA and other findings. (11/14/2015)
September 2015 UPDATE: On June 6, 2014, employees of Michael, Best & Friedrich donated $28,046.81 to Scott Walker and $500 to Mary Burke. (9/17/2015)
Kewaunee County's CAFO concentration. (10/23/2014)
6/13/2017 update, " Dear Kewaunee County, It gets worse", starts here.
Wisconsin Watch, 6/8/2017
Photo credit: Midwest Geosciences Unit
Photo credit: UW-Oshkosh
Original 4/22/2017 post, "Hello Kewaunee, Manitowoc, and Sheboygan counties: Trump wants to cut EPA budget 31%", starts here.
You guys just don't get it, do you?
Setting A Water Pollution Budget For 3 Troubled Wisconsin Counties. (Wisconsin Public Radio, 4/21/2017)
DNR Plans TMDL (total maximum daily loads For Kewaunee, Manitowoc And Sheboygan.
And how about that Cathy Stepp?!