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Raised by 384 people in 46 months
If we are to save our state land from a Kohler Co. takeover and save our natural resources from destruction, it will be because we stood up and made it happen.


The Kohler Co. intends to tear up 247 acres of pristine forest on the shore of Lake Michigan, including dunes, wetlands and Indian Mounds to build their 5th golf course in our county. This exclusive course is affordable only to the 1%. This will destroy our ecosystem, pollute our Great Lake and Black River with toxic runoff and affect local wells from the over 30 million gallons of water the course will use yearly. The deforestation of 150 acres will destroy animal habitat and disrupt a major migratory corridor along the lakeshore.

The Wisconsin DNR is considering giving the company state land in order to access this property to begin the destruction. This has to be stopped! We need money to spread the word, conduct community information events, request public records, and for postage, printing and consultants.


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Join us for our Honor the Earth Gathering at Kohler Andrae State Park, June 3, 5.p.m. Admission is free.
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Friends, this is what we fight for. Our land, Our water, Our air, access to decision making, accurately written permits. Please share.
This is what we fight for. Our resources
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Your Voice is Needed ! Join Us In An Opportunity To Be Heard on June 8, 2018

Friends of The Black River Forest
MAY 17, 2018 — The hearing on the Friends of the Black River Forest's legal challenges to the DNR approval of the Kohler Wetland Fill Permit and the Final DNR Environmental Impact Statement will take place the week of June 4-8 at Mead Public Library, 3rd Floor, 710 North 8th Street, Sheboygan, Wi.

The start time on Monday, June 4th is 10:00 am. June 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th hearings begin at 9:00 am.

On Friday, June 8th, the public will have an opportunity to speak to the issues in the challenges.

Please see Notice of Contested Case Hearing at

We are encouraging everyone to come forth and give testimony about the wetland permit and the Environmental Impact Study.

Your comment will make a difference. Please plan on attending and commenting with your concerns.

Help save Kohler-Andrae State Park and surrounding area from destruction by the Kohler Company.

Your Voice is Needed.....Join us in working to overturn destructive permits to our land, air and water. Please share our mission!
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Friends, Watch the video of our Kohler Andrae State Park land which the DNR is giving to the Kohler Company in exchange for unimportant Kohler land across a marsh, inaccessible to park visitors. We are taking the DNR to court over this illegal swap, its inaccurate and illegal wetland fill permit, and incomplete Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Kohler course. No sale, no swap, no giveaway of our land without the consent of the public for the profit of one company. Please spread the word. On this Earth Day, FBRF wants you to know we celebrate your dedication and passion for the fight to preserve our land, air and water. Thank you.
KASP Land Given to Kohler
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Raised by 384 people in 46 months
Created August 1, 2014
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