Penokee Hills Education Project
- A project of the Mining Impact Coalition of Wisconsin, Inc.The PHEP has been formed to educate the public about the risks to the Bad River watershed and the Penokee Hills should large scale taconite mining be permitted; share relevant information about the impact of mining on our economy, health, and environment;and connect with citizen led groups locally, statewide, and nationally.
Frac Sand Weekly
Valley Stewardship Network - www.kickapoovsn.org
News and Opinions about the Minnesota and Wisconsin Frac Sand Boom, and its Environmental Health Implications. Intended to gather perspectives about a new potential environmental health risk mining, processing, railroading, barging, and trucking its way through Minnesota and Wisconsin. Part of the Environmental Illness Network Minnesota ei Network a community for Minnesotans with environmental sensitivities and the people (and organizations) that care about them.
Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund
The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund is a non-profit, public interest law firm providing free and affordable legal services to communities facing threats to their local environment, local agriculture, the local economy, and quality of life. Our mission is to build sustainable communities by assisting people to assert their right to local self-government and the rights of nature.
The Wetlands Initiative - wetlands-initiative.org
is dedicated to restoring the wetland resources of the Midwest to improve water quality, increase wildlife habitat and biodiversity, and reduce flood damages.
The Food and Environmental Reporting Network - thefern.org
VSN’s mission is to promote stewardship and inspire cooperative efforts to improve the sustainability of the communities and ecosystems in the Kickapoo Watershed region.
Farm Aid - www.farmaid.org
Family Farmers, Good Food, A Better America Farm Aid is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep family farmers on their land.
Door County Environmental Councilhttp://www.dcec-wi.org/
Kewaunee CARES - Citizens Advocating Responsible Environmental Stewardship
Environmentally Concerned Citizens of South Central Michigan
HOMES - Organizing to stop a large CAFO and expansion in Jo Daviess County Illlinois
Stop The Richfield CAFO
A grassroots effort to stop the development of two CAFO's in East Adams County
July 13th CSP letter to DNR
Friends of the Sands
An organization topromote and ensure natural resource stewardship through monitoring, research, and education of Wisconsin's Central Sands region
Friends of the Central Sands files legal action against appovals for Richfield Dairy
Food and Water Watch - www.foodandwaterwatch.org
Food & Water Watch works to ensure the food, water and fish we consume is safe, accessible and sustainably produced. We help people take charge of where their food comes from, keep clean, affordable, public tap water flowing freely to our homes, protect the environmental quality of oceans, force government to do its job protecting citizens, and educate about the importance of keeping the global commons — our shared resources — under public control.
The Meatrix - themeatrix.com
The Meatrix website offers information on the issues surrounding factory farming:, The Meatrix Interactive 360°, a tool to help people learn about factory farming, with in depth information on the issues; Animated movies - humorous and creative satires that use pop culture and entertainment to educate viewers about the food they eat and where it comes from; and The Eat Well Guide, an online directory of sustainable food from farms, stores and restaurants in North America, which was launched with the original movie to help people take action.
Grace Factory Farm Project - gracelinks.org
Grace Communications Foundation highlights the interconnections of food, water, and energy, educating consumers, advocates, and policy makers through web-based initiatives.
Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
National Factory Farming Map - www.factoryfarmmap.org
US and State Maps of concentrations of CAFOs, plus interesting facts.
Wisconsin CAFO Watch - wiscafo.wordpress.com
A resource for those concerned with the environmental and public health impacts of industrial livestock agriculture in Wisconsin
Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement -
Bill Moyers Journal
Interview and Video
Family Farm Defenders - familyfarmdefenders.org
Socially Responsible Agriculture Project - sraproject.org
Guide to Confronting a Factory Farm
Midwest Environmental Advocates - midwestadvocates.org
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters - conservationvoters.org
Wisconsin Democracy Campaign - wisdc.org
Wisconsin Sierra Club - wisconsin.sierraclub.org
Michigan Sierra Club - michigan.sierraclub.org
Mississippi Valley Conservancy - mississippivalleyconservancy.org
"Conserving the diverse landscapes and natural areas of Western Wisconsin"