Rally this Tues. May 10 to Ban Frac Sand and Oppose the Industrial Frac Sand Conference in La Crosse, WI


F.R.E.E. (Families Resisting Energy Extraction – www.freehoustonsand.com) has joined an alliance of groups to rally against frac sand mining!

What: Rally to Ban Industrial Frac Sand Mining and Address Climate Change

When: Tuesday, May 10 @ 5:00 p.m. (arrive between 3 and 5)

Where: La Crosse Center / main entrance


  • The national frac sand mining industry is having a conference in La Crosse May 10-11!

  • Large scale frac sand mining poses many dangers to the environment, health, road safety and more. Protect our unique Driftless Region!

See what the industry is planning at their national conference to push more frac sand mining:conference (schedule).

Groups Involved in this effort to warn residents of the dangers of industrial frac sand mining: Houston County Protectors, Land Stewardship Project, Citizens Against Silica Mining (CASM), Coulee Region Climate Alliance, Save the Hills Alliance, Madison Action for Mining Alternatives, Families Resisting Energy Extraction (F.R.E.E.), Concerned Chippew Citizen, and more.

See what the industrial frac sand mining industry is up to with their Frac Sand Insider  conference (schedule).

Alliance/RALLY Event Contacts:  Doug Nopar, Land Stewardship Project 507-523- 3366 dnopar@landstewardshipproject.org

Ken Tschumper, Houston County Protectors 507-894-4248   ktschump@acegroup.cc

Stand up! Rally Ban Frac Sand!  See you there!