Fighting a "Corporate culture of deviance" on the Great Lakes

Last week the Village of Shorewood became the first non-native municipality in Wisconsin to pass a resolution in support of shutting down Enbridge Line 5. Every day, Line 5 conveys nearly 23 million gallons of oil and natural gas across the floor of Lake Michigan at the straits of Mackinac, posing a major threat to the health and stability of our Great Lakes. We are expanding our campaign across Wisconsin, looking for more Wisconsin businesses and municipalities willing to join our Michigan Tribe in the fight for clean water and clean waves. Email, message, or post with your leads!

Read more about it below

http://www.jsonline.com/story/news/special-reports/2017/02/23/shorewood-wades-into-oil-pipeline-dispute/98278926/

 

Surfrider Foundation Milwaukee Supports Lake Michigan National Marine Sanctuary

An 875 square mile National Marine Sanctuary, stretching from Port Washington to Two Rivers, is being considered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA).  Read more about Marine Sanctuaries and why they are important to coastal communities like ours.

Read the proposal here and join Surfrider Milwaukee in support of this exciting project!