I cannot imagine Scott Walker will accompany Pres. Obama on his tour of a wind turbine plant, given that our new Governor intends to drive a stake through the heart of that industry in Wisconsin - - and drive the jobs to Illinois.
Posted by James Rowen at 12:42 PM
The court has ruled that DNR staff, when they review projects that could impact Wisconsin lakes and rivers, must consider the cumulative impacts of individual projects in their decisions. "A little fill here and there may seem to be nothing to become excited about. But one fill, though comparatively inconsequential, may lead to another, and another, and before long a great body may be eaten away until it may no longer exist. Our navigable waters are a precious natural heritage, once gone, they disappear forever," wrote the Wisconsin State Supreme Court justices in their opinion resolving Hixon v. PSC.