New Groundwater Results for Badger Ammo

New Groundwater Results for Badger Ammo

CSWAB has published a new map summarizing recent groundwater test results for the Badger Army Ammunition Plant area. As part of the September 2017 round of tests, the Army sampled 127 monitoring wells for solvents and the explosive dinitrotoluene (DNT). These wells...
Toxic Compound Highest in Groundwater at Fort McCoy

Toxic Compound Highest in Groundwater at Fort McCoy

CSWAB petitioned the Wisconsin DNR today to develop drinking water Health Advisory Levels for toxic compounds that have been detected in groundwater at U.S. Army Reserve Fort McCoy and other Wisconsin sites that used industrial fire-fighting foams. The petition is the...
Groundwater Meeting Follow-up, Maps and More

Groundwater Meeting Follow-up, Maps and More

On July 26, U.S. Army representatives affirmed that the military will not build the proposed public water system for Sauk County residents who live near the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant. Pentagon officials took questions from more than 80 people at the Sauk...
CSWAB Groundwater Conditions Update

CSWAB Groundwater Conditions Update

In April 2017, the Army at Badger Army Ammunition Plant tested 115 groundwater monitoring wells and two residential wells. This was a semi-annual sampling event.  Following is a summary of key findings reported by the Army. Tested monitoring wells are associated with...