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Dec 17, 2014018332The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is allowing more frac sand mines to open even though it let its environmental regulations on the industry expire nine months ago because the rules didn’t adequately protect streams from pollution, a state water regulator has confirmed. ... Over the last four years the DNR has approved more than ...

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DNR concedes its rules are faulty  then allows more frac

DNR concedes its rules are faulty then allows more frac

Dec 17, 2014018332The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is allowing more frac sand mines to open even though it let its environmental regulations on the industry expire nine months ago because the rules didn’t adequately protect streams from pollution, a state water regulator has confirmed. ... Over the last four years the DNR has approved more than ...

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DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

Emails Show Frustration Over Lack Of Information From Company And Tight Deadlines Set By DNR Administration WPRA twoyear battle to build a frac sand plant on 16 acres of rare wetlands in Monroe County is coming to a head this spring. A judge will decide if the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources followed the law when it approved the project last year.

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Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack Sand

Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack Sand

Mar 07, 2012018332Kennan Wood, executive director of the Wisconsin Mining Association, says there are about 60 frack sand mines currently operating in Wisconsin and 40 more in the process of gaining permits. “Sand mining is having a big impact on the state, especially in the rural areas.

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Former Wisconsin DNR employees question frac sand …

Former Wisconsin DNR employees question frac sand …

FRAC SAND Former Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources employees question a permit for a frac sand processing facility that would fill in acres of wetlands. La Crosse Tribune SOLAR • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with conservation groups in Ohio to develop pollinator habitats around solar projects. Toledo Blade

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Environmental groups sue Wisconsin DNR over Monroe …

Environmental groups sue Wisconsin DNR over Monroe …

Two environmental protection groups have challenged the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ approval of a Monroe County frac sand operation.

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Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired

Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired

The Wisconsin State Journal said over 200 nonmetallic silica sand mines were approved under a nowexpired 2009 permit. DNR administrator Russ Rasmussen told the Madison news outlet the permit was designed to avoid pollution from gravel pits, not the sprawling mines that make hundreds of rail shipments of silica sand each day to oilandgas drillers.

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Wisconsin DNR s board OKs new sand mine study • …

Wisconsin DNR s board OKs new sand mine study • …

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources board has approved a new study on frac sand mining in Wisconsin. The department wants to update a 2012 report on sand mining with more current information after Midwest Environmental Advocates presented a petition to the agency’s board in October seeking an industry analysis.

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New Wisconsin frac sand mining study approved

New Wisconsin frac sand mining study approved

Jan 28, 2015018332MADISON — The state Department of Natural Resources board has approved a new study on frac sand mining in Wisconsin. The DNR wants to update a 2012 report on sand …

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Wisconsin DNR may do analysis of frac sand industry

Wisconsin DNR may do analysis of frac sand industry

Jan 26, 2015018332The state Natural Resources Board may approve a DNR analysis of frac sand mining Wisconsin. The Board will consider whether the DNR should update information on …

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Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association. WisconsinSand.org is the online home of the Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association WISA, an organization formed to promote safe and environmentally responsible sand mining standards, promote a factbased discussion and create a positive dialogue among the industry, citizens and Wisconsin government officials.

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Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Jun 20, 2017018332RELATEDDNR approves sand mining project with large wetlands loss. ... RELATEDSupreme Court votes 43 to deny frac sand mining in western Wisconsin.

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Frack sand company sues Wisconsin DNR over permit …

Frack sand company sues Wisconsin DNR over permit …

Jun 06, 2019018332MADISON, Wis. AP — An Atlantabased fracking company is taking the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to court over its decision to deny a permit to build a 75 million sandprocessing plant in Monroe County. Wisconsin Public Radio reports Thursday that Meteor Timber filed a lawsuit in Monroe County circuit court challenging the DNRs decision to invalidate a permit granted …

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Wisconsin frac sand sludge spill reaches Mississippi River

Wisconsin frac sand sludge spill reaches Mississippi River

May 25, 2018018332Wisconsin frac sand sludge spill reaches Mississippi River YOUSSEF RDDAD Associated Press May 25, 2018 May 25, 2018 ... The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources says water contamination levels declined significantly in the days after the release of 10 million gallons of sludge from a Trempealeau County sand mine last month.

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DNR Won’t Back Frac Sand Wetland Permit   187  Urban …

DNR Won’t Back Frac Sand Wetland Permit 187 Urban …

May 05, 2019018332DNR Won’t Back Frac Sand Wetland Permit Reverses stand, supports judge’s ruling invalidating Meteor Timber’s DNR permit to fill highquality wetland. By Rich Kremer , Wisconsin …

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Several state frac mines breaking the rules   Science

Several state frac mines breaking the rules Science

Mar 04, 2013018332The DNR referred two May 2012 frac sand mine violations that caused significant environmental damage to the Wisconsin Department of Justice. The agency said it is reviewing the cases. At the Preferred Sands mine in Trempealeau County, a mudslide that flooded a neighbor’s property during a heavy storm violated its stormwater permit.

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DNR investigating western Wisconsin spill at frac sand

DNR investigating western Wisconsin spill at frac sand

Aug 07, 2019018332MADISON, Wis. AP — The state Department of Natural Resources is investigating a spill at a Jackson County fracsand mine. The Wisconsin State Journal reports the spill occurred Saturday at the 670acre Wisconsin Proppants Hixton mine in the town of Curran northwest of Black River Falls. Town Chairman Dwight Swenson says he saw signs of a spill Saturday morning on …

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DNR green lights Monroe County frac operation  permit

DNR green lights Monroe County frac operation permit

Wisconsin’s environmental protection agency has authorized a Georgia timber company to fill more than 16 acres of Monroe County wetlands in order to build a 65 million frac sand facility.

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DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

A twoyear battle to build a frac sand plant on 16 acres of rare wetlands in Monroe County is coming to a head this spring. A judge will decide if the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources followed the law when it approved the project last year.

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DNR investigating western Wisconsin frac sand mine spill

DNR investigating western Wisconsin frac sand mine spill

Aug 07, 2019018332MADISON, Wis. AP — The state Department of Natural Resources is investigating a spill at a Jackson County frac sand mine. The Wisconsin State Journal reports the spill occurred Saturday at the 670acre Wisconsin Proppants Hixton mine in the town of Curran northwest of Black River Falls.. Town Chairman Dwight Swenson says he saw signs of a spill Saturday morning on …

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Wisconsin DNR approves frac sand related permit   Local

Wisconsin DNR approves frac sand related permit Local

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has approved a permit application to change the course of Trout Run Creek, ... Wisconsin DNR approves frac sandrelated permit

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Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack Sand

Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack Sand

Mar 07, 2012018332Kennan Wood, executive director of the Wisconsin Mining Association, says there are about 60 frack sand mines currently operating in Wisconsin and 40 more in the process of gaining permits. “Sand mining is having a big impact on the state, especially in the rural areas.

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Frack sand company sues Wisconsin DNR over permit …

Frack sand company sues Wisconsin DNR over permit …

Jun 06, 2019018332MADISON, Wis. AP — An Atlantabased fracking company is taking the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to court over its decision to deny a permit to construct a 75 million sand processing plant in Monroe County. Wisconsin Public Radio reported Thursday that Meteor Timber filed a lawsuit in Monroe County circuit court challenging the DNR …

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Wisconsin residents seek answers about health risks near

Wisconsin residents seek answers about health risks near

Mar 21, 2019018332Wisconsin residents seek answers about health risks near Iowa sand mines. Researchers and citizens have become concerned in recent years about the health effects of fracking.

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DNR to review judge s order on permit for Meteor Timber

DNR to review judge s order on permit for Meteor Timber

An attorney for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will decide whether the agency will honor a judge’s decision invalidating a permit for a proposed Monroe County frac sand operation.

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DNR approves frac sand related permit   Local

DNR approves frac sand related permit Local

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has approved a permit application to change the course of Trout Run Creek, discharge fill material into wetlands and construct two bridges over the

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DNR to review ruling in favor of Ho Chunk Nation in frac

DNR to review ruling in favor of Ho Chunk Nation in frac

A planned review by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources jeopardizes a victory for the HoChunk Nation and environmentalists fighting a fracsand operation in the state.

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DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

Emails Show Frustration Over Lack Of Information From Company And Tight Deadlines Set By DNR Administration WPRA twoyear battle to build a frac sand plant on 16 acres of rare wetlands in Monroe County is coming to a head this spring. A judge will decide if the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources followed the law when it approved the project last year.

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Like Sands Through the Fracking Facility   NRDC

Like Sands Through the Fracking Facility NRDC

A report by the Land Stewardship Council recently found that more than 40 percent of the frac sand companies operating in Wisconsin have violated state regulations. The DNR approval is ...

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Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Jun 20, 2017018332RELATEDDNR approves sand mining project with large wetlands loss. ... RELATEDSupreme Court votes 43 to deny frac sand mining in western Wisconsin.

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Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Opponents of sand mining project sue Wisconsin DNR over

Jun 20, 2017018332RELATEDDNR approves sand mining project with large wetlands loss. ... RELATEDSupreme Court votes 43 to deny frac sand mining in western Wisconsin.

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Green Tier  Smart Sand   Oakdale plant   Wisconsin DNR

Green Tier Smart Sand Oakdale plant Wisconsin DNR

Smart Sand Oakdale plant Tier 1 participant since 8272014. Smart Sand Inc.’s Oakdale facility in Monroe County is located on over 1,000 acres. The operation supplies frac sand in a broad range of mesh sizes to natural gas producers.

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Loophole opens door for a frac sand mine near Wisconsin

Loophole opens door for a frac sand mine near Wisconsin

Aug 21, 2013018332Pattison Sand Co. of Clayton, Iowa, is building a mine on roughly 300 acres of farmland on a sliver of land between Wisconsin 60 and the Lower Wisconsin River to collect frac sand, used in …

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Hard times for Wisconsin sand  Amid flagging sales  Hi

Hard times for Wisconsin sand Amid flagging sales Hi

Nov 18, 2019018332In a sign of the bleak economic conditions facing Wisconsin’s frac sand industry, one company has devalued two of its mines by more than 215 million. HiCrush Inc. last week announced the devaluation of its idled August and Whitehall mines by 109.7 million and 105.7 million each.

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Silica Sand Mining EIS Meeting   Wisconsin Department …

Silica Sand Mining EIS Meeting Wisconsin Department …

Jun 02, 2012018332Frac sand for use in the petroleum industry has been produced in Wisconsin for over 40 years. However, the demand for frac sand has increased exponentially in the past two to three years. Wisconsin has approximately 60 mining operations involved in extraction of frac sand and approximately 30 processing facilities operating or under construction.

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Wisconsin DNR s Board OKs Sand Mine Study   www WDIO com

Wisconsin DNR s Board OKs Sand Mine Study www WDIO com

Jan 28, 2015018332Wisconsin DNRs Board OKs Sand Mine Study January 28, 2015 0139 PM MADISON, Wis. AP The state Department of Natural Resources board has approved a new study on frac sand mining in Wisconsin.

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Groups ask EPA to object to DNR approval of frac sand …

Groups ask EPA to object to DNR approval of frac sand …

As written, the DNR approved air permit violates the Clean Air Act and may allow the mining operation to violate National Ambient Air Quality Standards. “The DNR is ignoring the presence and cumulative impacts of fine particulate matter from facilities including frac sand mines under its new policy,” said MEA staff attorney Sarah Geers.

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Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association. WisconsinSand.org is the online home of the Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association WISA, an organization formed to promote safe and environmentally responsible sand mining standards, promote a factbased discussion and create a positive dialogue among the industry, citizens and Wisconsin government officials.

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The Economic Benefits and Costs of Frac Sand Mining in

The Economic Benefits and Costs of Frac Sand Mining in

May 15, 2013018332Wisconsin has substantial deposits of such “fracsand.” The boom in the fracking activity of oil and gas companies has created a boom in the demand for fracsand, including Wisconsin’s. Fracsand production, like almost all surface mining and ore processing, involves significant land disturbance and the potential to cause air and water ...

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Judge  Let DNR review case before plaintiffs can bring

Judge Let DNR review case before plaintiffs can bring

Dec 01, 2018018332Clean Wisconsin and the HoChunk then sued DNR, challenging the legality of a rule that allows the agency to review and reverse a judge’s ruling. Attorneys for the state asked the court to dismiss the suit on the grounds that the courts can’t decide the case until DNR has made a decision and that unless Meyer reverses the administrative law ...

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Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired

Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired

The Wisconsin State Journal said over 200 nonmetallic silica sand mines were approved under a nowexpired 2009 permit. DNR administrator Russ Rasmussen told the Madison news outlet the permit was designed to avoid pollution from gravel pits, not the sprawling mines that make hundreds of rail shipments of silica sand each day to oilandgas drillers.

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Pollution worries abound in frac sand waste streams

Pollution worries abound in frac sand waste streams

Jul 25, 2013018332Heading into this spring, the Wisconsin DNR had cited 15 fracsand mines for alleged violations of water regulations, including two that advanced to the Wisconsin Department of Justice for ...

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DNR approves sand mining project with large wetlands loss

DNR approves sand mining project with large wetlands loss

May 20, 2017018332A white pine, red maple swamp is considered imperiled by the DNR because there are few remaining sites in Wisconsin. Meteors plans would be the largest wetlands loss from the sand …

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