River Alliance of Wisconsin supports the adoption of the NR 151 Draft Rule. The protections in the rule present the only serious regulatory effort to confront Wisconsin’s worsening nitrate contamination problem in groundwater. Despite the proximity to two Great Lakes, most Wisconsinites rely on... Read More

This article originally appeared in the Winter 2020 WaterWays newsletter. Download a PDF of the full Newsletter. By Mike Tiboris, Clear Water Farms DirectorKnowing your local farmers and buying from those who are committed to clean water is an easy action you can take for clean water. We also... Read More

Clear Water Farmers As Wisconsinites we’re proud of our farming heritage. The way farmers manage their soil and water has a big effect on the quality of drinking water and the health of our aquatic ecosystems. We can help protect water by supporting good actors in agriculture.  River... Read More

by Michael Tiboris, Clear Water Farms DirectorA few years ago, I had the opportunity to talk at length with one of China’s leading environmentalists. He described his struggle with the Chinese government to control the staggering amount of industrial water pollution the country faces. He also... Read More

by Michael Tiboris, Clear Water Farms DirectorMany of us still know very little about how our food is produced. Agriculture is a major source of water contamination in Wisconsin. If we want to support conservation of land and water, we need to learn more about what it takes to produce the food... Read More