The Tainter-Menomin: True Stories of Dangerous Water

Last summer, Clean Wisconsin staffers traveled to Menomonie, Wisconsin to tour the Tainter-Menomin watershed — one of Wisconsin’s most impaired waterways. The sights, smells and stories that we recorded are astounding, and highlight the importance of our work reducing phosphorus pollution.

Check out these videos to see the algae blooms firsthand and hear residents explaining how blue-green algae blooms hurt their health, their property values and their businesses. Then look below to learn more about what Clean Wisconsin is doing to address this problem, and how you can help!

How you can help

Join our Action Network. We'll let you know when your voice is needed.

Donate to support our work reducing phosphorus pollution.

Visit the Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association website