Forbes Springs, Joshua Mayer
Protecting drinking water
Imagine waking up to make coffee, turning on your faucet and watching as brown, foul-smelling liquid comes pouring into your sink, onto your hands, and into your child’s water cup. It’s like something from a horror movie. It’s real and it’s happening now.LEARN MORE
“I care about the outdoors, but I know the rubber hits the road in the State Capitol.”
camper. paddler. voter.
Ned Gatzke, Sparta
Why are YU a Conservation Voter?
What compels you to take action on behalf of Wisconsin's natural resources? Is it a lakeside cottage up north? Is it a secret trout stream in the Driftless? Is it as simple as a clean glass of drinking water or as challenging as working toward a clean energy economy? Tell us why you vote for Wisconsin’s air, land, water, and public health.
Taking the lead on clean energy
If you're a candidate running for local office, you have the opportunity to lead Wisconsin to a 100 percent clean energy future. Will you commit to making your community reach 100 percent renewable energy by 2050?
Evers to kick off Conservation Lobby Day
Gov. Tony Evers will join conservationists from all across Wisconsin as the keynote speaker at Conservation Lobby Day 2019.
Judge Neubauer earns conservationists’ endorsement
Wisconsin Conservation Voters proudly endorses Judge Lisa Neubauer for the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Neubauer’s record and experience, as well as her commitment to impartiality, earned her the organization’s endorsement.
Conservation Lobby Day
REGISTRATION CLOSED. It's back! On Conservation Lobby Day, conservation voters like you gather from every corner of the state to share their natural resource values – and expectations – with their legislators.
Simpson Street Free Press: Science of Wisconsin's Environment
We're proud to partner with the Simpson Street Free Press by showcasing the organization's environmental reporting.
Conservation voters applaud plans to join U.S. Climate Alliance
Gov. Tony Evers’ announcement today that he will join the U.S. Climate Alliance is a major step toward combating climate change in Wisconsin.
Join the Year of Clean Drinking Water
Gov. Tony Evers declared 2019 the “Year of Clean Drinking Water." Join the movement today by pledging to support The Year of Clean Drinking Water.
Conservation voters commend Gov. Evers for declaring 2019 the 'Year of Clean Drinking Water'
In his first major policy speech – tonight’s State of the State Address – Gov. Tony Evers declared 2019 the “Year of Clean Drinking Water.” Executive Director Kerry Schumann issued this statement.
Wisconsin’s Best and Worst on the Environment
Wisconsin Conservation Voters today released the Wisconsin Congressional delegation’s scores on the League of Conservation Voters’ 2018 National Environmental Scorecard.