Sunday, November 25, 2007

Large Livestock Farming Polluters Under Scrutiny In Indiana

These mega-farms produce huge waste streams - - it's a major issue in Wisconsin, where lax regulation allows routine water contamination - - and an Indiana blogger brings us up-to-date on the issue there.

Worth a read and bookmarking.

Some additional history and background for Wisconsinites:

In Manitowoc County, Centerville CARES, a citizens' activist group, has actually begun doing some of the regulatory-related monitoring and testing that the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said it was unable to get to.

You can read about that here.

And legal analyses from Midwest Environmental Advocates, is here.

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