We shared how wetlands help manage runoff and reduce erosion and pollution while giving insight into what actions the legislature could do to encourage wetlands as solutions.
It all started with an intervention! Look back at how our approach to wetland policy has evolved since our beginnings.
The proposal has already cleared committees in the Senate and has now moved to the Assembly with a hearing scheduled for August 15th, 2019.
With 50% of Wisconsin’s wetlands already gone, an important piece of our work is helping to protect the wetlands we have left. But for lasting wetland conservation we also need to put healthy wetlands back on the landscape. Here is a snapshot of our efforts to do just that.
Good news! A bill (LRB 1750) to provide funding to design and build 2-3 natural infrastructure restoration projects in Ashland County is now circulating for co-sponsorship.