Wisconsin DNR approves frac sand-related permit Local ...

2014-1-11  Wisconsin DNR approves frac sand-related permit By SAMANTHA LUHMANN ... The hearing did not discuss the company’s proposed frac sand mine nor was the mine

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Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired ...

2014-12-23  The Wisconsin State Journal said over 200 non-metallic silica sand mines were approved under a now-expired 2009 permit. DNR administrator Russ Rasmussen told the

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Industrial sand mining overview Wisconsin DNR

2021-9-3  Wisconsin has high-quality sand resources and, as a result, the DNR has seen a substantial rise in permit requests to the department to mine industrial sand.

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DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac ...

2021-8-22  Emails Show Frustration Over Lack Of Information From Company And Tight Deadlines Set By DNR Administration (WPR)---A two-year battle to build a frac sand plant on

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Frac Sand and the Karner blue Connection - Wisconsin

2012-1-19  Frac Sand and the Karner blue. Connection . KARNER BLUE BUTTERFLY. The Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis) is a Federally Endangered Species.Listed

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Frac sand industry faces DNR violations ... - Wisconsin Watch

2013-3-3  The DNR referred two May 2012 frac sand mine violations that caused significant environmental damage to the Wisconsin Department of Justice. The agency said it

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Frac sand in Wisconsin: Links and contacts

2012-1-31  Tom Woletz, DNR point person on frac sand: [email protected] Dave Lentz or Jenny Bardeen, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Karner

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DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by ...

2014-2-3  DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by county. February 3, 2014. By Scott Thomson, TCT News Editor ... topping the Sand Products of Wisconsin

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Industrial Sand Mining Strategic Analysis Wisconsin DNR

2021-8-14  Sand used in the petroleum industry has been produced in Wisconsin for over 40 years. In recent years, however, the demand for industrial sand has increased

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Mining: Frac sand - Wisconsin Geological Natural

For a summary of Wisconsin’s nonmetallic mining regulations, visit the DNR website. For more information. Contact the following staff at the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey for more details about frac sand in Wisconsin: Mike Parsen,

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DNR Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac ...

2021-8-22  Emails Show Frustration Over Lack Of Information From Company And Tight Deadlines Set By DNR Administration (WPR)---A two-year 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

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Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack

2012-3-7  Wisconsin state environmental officials say they have no plans to impose new restrictions on the mining of sand for use in hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas. The state Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on January 25 confirmed the results of its September 2011 study finding little support for claims of environmental damage done by ...

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Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired ...

2014-12-23  The Wisconsin State Journal said over 200 non-metallic silica sand mines were approved under a now-expired 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 oil-and-gas drillers.

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Frac Sand Mining: Frac Sand 101 and DNR Regulations

2017-7-17  Frac Sand Mining: Frac Sand 101 and DNR Regulations WTA MONROE COUNTY MAY 24, 2012. SAND MINING IN WISCONSIN IS NOT NEW ... WISCONSIN DNR REGULATIONS.

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Frac Sand and the Karner blue Connection - Wisconsin

2012-1-19  Frac Sand and the Karner blue. Connection . KARNER BLUE BUTTERFLY. The Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis) is a Federally Endangered Species.Listed in 1992, the Karner blue butterfly (Kbb) is more widespread in Wisconsin than other states.

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DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by ...

2014-2-3  DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by county. February 3, 2014. By Scott Thomson, TCT News Editor ... topping the Sand Products of Wisconsin operation being developed south and east of Whitehall by 50 acres or so. The SPW project was approved in later March, despite a recommendation not to grant the CUP by the county Department ...

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Frack sand company sues Wisconsin DNR over permit

2019-6-6  MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An Atlanta-based 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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Frac sand in Wisconsin - wgnhs.wisc.edu

2015-10-16  Wisconsin has some of the best frac sand in the country because several of our geologic formations meet these specifications, are near the surface, and are close to bulk transportation corridors such as rail or barge. Where is frac sand found? Frac sand is currently being mined from sandstone formations in much of western and central Wisconsin.

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Frac sand in Wisconsin: Links and contacts

2012-1-31  Tom Woletz, DNR point person on frac sand: [email protected] Dave Lentz or Jenny Bardeen, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Karner blue habitat conservation plan, [email protected] or [email protected] Cathy Carnes, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service endangered species coordinator: [email protected] The nonprofit Wisconsin

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Wisconsin approves new frac sand mines despite expired ...

2014-12-23  The Wisconsin State Journal said over 200 non-metallic silica sand mines were approved under a now-expired 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 oil-and-gas drillers.

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Frac Sand and the Karner blue Connection - Wisconsin

2012-1-19  Frac Sand and the Karner blue. Connection . KARNER BLUE BUTTERFLY. The Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis) is a Federally Endangered Species.Listed in 1992, the Karner blue butterfly (Kbb) is more widespread in Wisconsin than other states.

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Wisconsin DNR Rejects New Restrictions on Mining Frack

2012-3-7  Wisconsin state environmental officials say they have no plans to impose new restrictions on the mining of sand for use in hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas. The state Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on January 25 confirmed the results of its September 2011 study finding little support for claims of environmental damage done by ...

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Wisconsin Orders Up 'Frac Sand' Study in Response to ...

2015-2-12  A few days after the frac sand study was announced, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker released his proposed budget through 2017. It includes cutting the Department of Natural Resources funding by 3.6 ...

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Frac Sand Mining: Frac Sand 101 and DNR Regulations

2017-7-17  Frac Sand Mining: Frac Sand 101 and DNR Regulations WTA MONROE COUNTY MAY 24, 2012. SAND MINING IN WISCONSIN IS NOT NEW ... WISCONSIN DNR REGULATIONS.

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Frac Sand Frac Sand Mining: Mining: Frac Sand 101 and

2016-7-14  Frac Sand 101 and DNR Regulations 2012 APA-WI ANNUAL CONFERENCE March 1, 2012. SAND MINING IN WISCONSIN IS NOT NEW

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DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by ...

2014-2-3  DNR approves portion of sand mine project rejected by county. February 3, 2014. By Scott Thomson, TCT News Editor ... topping the Sand Products of Wisconsin operation being developed south and east of Whitehall by 50 acres or so. The SPW project was approved in later March, despite a recommendation not to grant the CUP by the county Department ...

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Mining: Frac sand - Wisconsin Geological Natural

For a summary of Wisconsin’s nonmetallic mining regulations, visit the DNR website. For more information. Contact the following staff at the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey for more details about frac sand in Wisconsin: Mike Parsen,

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Frac sand in Wisconsin: Links and contacts

2012-1-31  Tom Woletz, DNR point person on frac sand: [email protected] Dave Lentz or Jenny Bardeen, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Karner blue habitat conservation plan, [email protected] or [email protected] Cathy Carnes, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service endangered species coordinator: [email protected] The nonprofit Wisconsin

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Wisconsin Lawyer: Getting Along: Wisconsin’s Frac Sandbox:

2014-7-1  27 Wis. DNR, Silica Sand Mining in Wisconsin, Jan. 2012. 28 Jost v. Dairyland Power Coop., 45 Wis. 2d 164, 172, 142 N.W.2d 647 (1969). 29 Id. at 175. 30 The Wisconsin Industrial Sand Association Code of Conduct (last visited June 9, 2014). The Wisconsin Counties Association Frac Sand

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