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Wisconsin court bats down challenge to Kohler golf course-
The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled that a conservation group couldn’t challenge an agency’s decision to sell state park land for the construction of a golf course along the shores of Lake Michigan.00
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Bird flu has killed nearly 1,500 threatened Caspian terns on Lake Michigan islands-
Caspian terns are on Michigan’s threatened species list. Avian influenza is killing hundreds and hundreds of them on Lake Michigan islands.
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Wisconsin Republicans allow PFAS standards to take effect-
Wisconsin Republicans will allow regulations Democratic Gov. Tony Evers’ administration developed to control pollution from a group of chemicals known as PFAS to take effect.
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Wisconsin judge leaves PFAS regulation ruling on hold-
Waukesha County Circuit Judge Michael Bohren said because of the importance and impact of his ruling, it made sense to keep it on hold while the state Department of Natural Resources appeals.
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Marshfield, Adams shut down wells due to PFAS pollution-
Marshfield and Adams have joined the list of Wisconsin cities that have shut down municipal wells due to PFAS contamination.
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PFAS News Roundup: New York bill bans PFAS in clothes, Ohio city files lawsuit, Wisconsin struggles to set standards-
Catch the latest updates on what’s happening with PFAS in Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup.