The Clean Water Campaign is a strong advocate for water quality. We advocate not just for responsible regulations, but also for sustainable solutions.  Media Outreach is a large part of advocacy and helps us get our message out to a larger audience.  Below are some recent news stories and press releases featuring the Clean Water Campaign.  Please contact Matt Trokan with questions or comments 614-461-0734 x311.

Peace of Mind: Village Works to Protect its Water

Brenda J. Linert, Tribune Chronicle, May 5, 2013

Friends of the Mahoning River team up with Sierra Club Clean Water

The Review Newspapers, April 24, 2013

Landowners Asked to Share Water Quality Lab Results

Paula Wilcoxon, WTUZ Radio, February 11, 2013

Ohio Sierra Club, county reach settlement

Gary Seman Jr., This Week Community News, February 6, 2013

Franklin County reaches agreement on dealing with sewage

Josh Jorman, Columbus Dispatch, January 29, 2013

CCC Deem Rosebud Carrollton Permit Application Incomplete

Dave Peffer, WTUZ Radio, December 19, 2012

Forum on wetlands exchange set for Dec. 11

Kevin Parks, ThisWeek Community News, December 5.

Environmentalists want Ohio wetland preserved

San Francisco Chronicle, November 17, 2012

Sawmill Wetland called “a little gem”

Jim Siegel, Columbus Dispatch, November 17, 2012

Group seeking probe of land swap 

Spencer Hunt, Columbus Dispatch, October 10, 2012

Sewer line short, debate long: Plan for growth divides Green Township neighbors

Sharon Coolidge,, June 24, 2012

Muskingum Watershed Meeting Draws Protesters

Russ Zimmer, Newark Advocate, June 3, 2o12

Casal’s de Spa and Salon celebrates Earth Month with Sierra Club, Apr. 17, 2012

Ohio’s Water Sentinels Keep a Watchful Eye

Mary Kuhlman, Public News Service, Apr. 11, 2012

Sierra Club grant funds water quality study in Carroll County

Jan H. Kennedy,, Apr. 1, 2012

Baseline water-testing grant awarded to Carroll County

The News Leader, Mar. 28, 2012

Residents to benefit from Sierra Club water testing grant

Carrollton Free Press Standard News, Mar. 27, 2012

Valley residents learn how to be water sentinels

Jennifer Baligush,, Mar. 8, 2012

Top ‘town hall’ topics: Homelessness, fracking, schools

David DeWitt, The Athens News, Feb. 8, 2012

Columbia Gas won’t lay pipeline under OSU wetlands

Spencer Hunt, The Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 18, 2012

Sierra Club granted intervenor status in Ohio State wetlands hearing

Ben Wickizer, Ecowatch, Dec. 30, 2011

Sierra Club educates citizens on water testing as it relates to natural gas or oil drilling

Matt Trokan,, Nov., 2011

Columbia Gas Pipeline A Risk To OSU Wetlands?

Sam Hendren, WOSU, Nov. 7, 2011

New gas pipeline could pass under OSU wetlands

Encarnacion Pyle, The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 22, 2011

Septic systems suspect

Spencer Hunt, The Columbus Dispatch, Oct. 10, 2011

Business, conservation needs weighed at Fish Ohio Day

Sandusky Register, Jul. 12, 2011

John Kasich: A Fracking Mess For Ohio’s Environment

Dave Harding, ProgressOhio Blog, Feb. 12, 2011

Lake Erie Power Plant Targeted in Fish Kill Case

Mary Kuhlman, Public News Service-OH, Dec. 22. 2010

Sierra Club Announces its Intent to Sue Franklin County

Spencer Hunt, The Columbus Dispatch, June 9, 2011

Statehouse Activists Support Parks, Protest Gas Drilling

Rick Reitzel, NBC4i, May 17, 2011

Debate Over Drilling In State Parks Continues

ONN, May 17, 2011

Rain Gardens Successful In Westerville

Ben Gelber & Lauren Evans, NBC4i, May 14, 2011

CABOOM celebrates success of keeping the Little Miami River safe

Chelsey Collins, FOX 19, May 15, 2011

Kasich Plans Fracking for Ohio

Lucas Bechtol, College Green News, Jan 25, 2011

Problem locations for sewage increase

Spencer Hunt, The Columbus Dispatch, Nov 28, 2010

Corporate agribusiness threatens Ohio’s lakes

John Bachtell, The People’s World, Aug 25, 2010

Ohio to spend less than $100,000 to test lakes with algae in them

Associated Press, The Columbus Dispatch, Aug 02, 2010

Testing lakes not funding priority

Gina Potthoff, The Columbus Dispatch, Aug 01, 2010

Conservationists: Ohio Water Report is Flawed

Mary Kuhlman, Public News Service – OH, Jul 28, 2010

Columbus sewer fix increased pollution for months

Spencer Hunt, The Columbus Dispatch, Jun 26, 2010

Study Links Power Plant Fish Kills to Economic Damages in Northwest Ohio

Mary Kuhlman, Ohio News Connection, Jun 03, 2010

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