Environment/Energy

Letters and phone calls needed now to withdraw Wisconsin’s Chequamegon-Nicolet Forest from metallic sulfide mining

Members of the House Natural Resources Committee and the Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources are working on legislation to withdraw portions of the forests and wilderness areas in states they represent from potential mining activity. The forests and wilderness areas in Wisconsin are not included in any of the eight or more Bills going through Congress – they should be.

Point Beach Action Alerts - from PSR-WI

Do you live within 50 miles of the Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant, north of  Manitowoc in NE Wisconsin? If so contact info@psrwisconsin.org immediately! You could be an official intervener on the petition for a hearing to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Wisconsin Environmental groups: Apply for pro bono assistance from MEA!

Are you working to protect clean water and air in your community? Would you be a more effective environmental advocate if you had access to legal and policy support? If so, we encourage you to apply for pro bono assistance from MEA! We are especially interested in proposals that would help make government more open, inclusive, and accountable for communities that have historically been denied a meaningful voice in environmental decision-making.

Time to Organize and Stop Line 3 - plus, a video with Winona LaDuke

Action Alert from: Showing Up for Racial Justice - SURJ– Twin Cities Chaptershowingupforracialjusticemn@gmail.com

We are focused on the immediate need to stop the destructive and unjust Line 3 pipeline in northern Minnesota. We are not powerless, and there are many, many ways we can support the Stop Line 3 effort. Read on for info, actions, and more: 

Midwest Renewable Energy Association is Hiring! posted Jan 26

MREA in Custer, WI is looking for a Media Coordinator to help support the development and implementation of our digital media and virtual presence. Working with MREA staff, this individual will guide the development of engaging audio and video content suitable for MREA’s YouTube channel, social media, and email marketing. This individual will be responsible for media strategy development and implementation, with an aim to grow subscribers, viewers, and partners.

Hundreds Call to END Open Burning of PFAS by U.S. Army Jan 25

CSWAB says "thank you" to the 300 individuals and 72 civic, environmental, veterans, and health organizations , including WNPJ,  who added their voices to the call to 

Sign the Petition - #StopLine 3 Immediately

Defeating Keystone XL and joining the Paris Climate Agreement (again) this week were significant victories, but there’s another major tar sands pipeline underway – and President Biden has the power to halt construction immediately.

11 Arrested at Peaceful Sit-in in Milwaukee

Yesterday, Friday, December 6, 2019, the People's Climate Coalition held a rally and demonstration in downtown Milwaukee in accordance with the International Youth Climate Strikes and the Sunrise Movement National Climate Strikes.

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