Together, we will keep watch.
We will raise our voices in unison.
We will vote. We will forever
defend the state we love.


Forbes Springs, Joshua Mayer

Nearly 100,000 homes have wells contaminated with nitrates.

Priority Campaign

Protecting drinking water

Imagine waking up to make coffee, turning on your faucet and watching as brown, foul-smelling liquid comes pouring into your sink, onto your hands, and into your child’s water cup. It’s like something from a horror movie. It’s real and it’s happening now.


“I care about the outdoors, but I know the rubber hits the road in the State Capitol.”

camper. paddler. voter.

Ned Gatzke, Sparta

Why are YU a Conservation Voter?

What compels you to take action on behalf of Wisconsin's natural resources? Is it a lakeside cottage up north? Is it a secret trout stream in the Driftless? Is it as simple as a clean glass of drinking water or as challenging as working toward a clean energy economy? Tell us why you vote for Wisconsin’s air, land, water, and public health.


Taking the lead on clean energy

If you're a candidate running for local office, you have the opportunity to lead Wisconsin to a 100 percent clean energy future. Will you commit to making your community reach 100 percent renewable energy by 2050?


Evers to kick off Conservation Lobby Day

Gov. Tony Evers will join conservationists from all across Wisconsin as the keynote speaker at Conservation Lobby Day 2019.


Judge Neubauer earns conservationists’ endorsement

Wisconsin Conservation Voters proudly endorses Judge Lisa Neubauer for the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Neubauer’s record and experience, as well as her commitment to impartiality, earned her the organization’s endorsement.


Conservation Lobby Day

It's back! On Conservation Lobby Day, conservation voters like you gather from every corner of the state to share their natural resource values – and expectations – with their legislators. Lobby day is on March 27th at 10 a.m. (registration starts at 9 a.m.).


Simpson Street Free Press: Science of Wisconsin's Environment

We're proud to partner with the Simpson Street Free Press by showcasing the organization's environmental reporting.


Conservation voters applaud plans to join U.S. Climate Alliance

Gov. Tony Evers’ announcement today that he will join the U.S. Climate Alliance is a major step toward combating climate change in Wisconsin.


Join the Year of Clean Drinking Water

Gov. Tony Evers declared 2019 the “Year of Clean Drinking Water." Join the movement today by pledging to support The Year of Clean Drinking Water.


Conservation voters commend Gov. Evers for declaring 2019 the 'Year of Clean Drinking Water'

In his first major policy speech – tonight’s State of the State Address – Gov. Tony Evers declared 2019 the “Year of Clean Drinking Water.” Executive Director Kerry Schumann issued this statement.


Wisconsin’s Best and Worst on the Environment

Wisconsin Conservation Voters today released the Wisconsin Congressional delegation’s scores on the League of Conservation Voters’ 2018 National Environmental Scorecard.