Department of Natural Resources

Environment
11:33 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Can Waukesha Purchase Lake Michigan Water? Months of Scrutiny Lie Ahead

Eighty people gathered at Carroll University Center for Graduate Studies to learn more about Waukesha's proposed diversion.

Waukesha's proposal to purchase Lake Michigan water is now open for public review. The City held the first of four public meetings Thursday.

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Environment
9:02 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Town of Jackson Still Working to Solve Contaminated Water Crisis

This Town of Jackson farm falls within the special casing area set up by the DNR. Property owners would have to adhere to new and more expensive drilling requirements if choosing to dig a new well.

The Town of Jackson in rural Washington County is approaching an anniversary its residents would rather forget.

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