Proponents seeks wild & scenic river status for Bad River in Wisconsin
Mark Peterson looks out across the woods and waters of the Bad River basin and sees a river of unparalleled wildness and beauty.
But he also sees threats: Erosion that turns the river into a muddy soup. A patchwork of governments with different regulations in all the towns the river runs through. A fragile ecosystem that could be devastated by an oil spill or other damage.