The DNR is committed to keeping citizens and other stakeholders informed about PFAS in Wisconsin. The following list contains news releases and important information from the DNR.
Date Type of Information Title and Link March 25 News release Multiple State Agencies Responding To PFAS Contamination On French Island: Interim Area-wide Drinking Water Advisory Issued For PFAS March 5 News release DNR Continues PFAS Drinking Water Well Sampling in Town of Peshtigo March 1 Announcement As of March 1, 2021, the DNR no longer expects regulated entities, unless otherwise directed by DNR, to sample for or laboratories to report three of the 36 PFAS compounds on the default PFAS list. Read more. Jan. 21 News release DNR Releases Latest Sampling Results Revealing Broader PFAS Presence In Madison Area Lakes And Yahara River Chain Jan. 15 News release New Smelt Consumption Advisory for Lake Superior: Elevated Levels of PFAS Found in Rainbow Smelt
Date Type of Information Title and Link March 2 Document Letter from DNR to DHS: Request for Recommendations for State Groundwater Quality Standards (Cycle 10)