Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

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Water and access to it is essential to human health, poverty reduction, food security, peace and human rights, ecosystems, and education. As climate change continues to affect communities, ensuring that all people have access to sustainable water and sanitation services is a critical mitigation strategy. Wisconsin communities are working to protect and restore water-related ecosystems, like lakes, rivers, and groundwater.