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Environmental Public Health Tracking: Publications and Resources

Find newsletters, surveillance briefs, success stories, publications, and more on this page from the Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Tracking Program.

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We collect success stories from communities that have integrated Environmental Public Health Tracking data and resources into their work. If you have a story to share, please let us know!

Success stories
Story TopicStory LocationStory Title
Well WaterPortage CountyTargeted Well Testing and Source Testing in a Small Wisconsin Village, P-02662 (PDF)
Well WaterFlorence and Marinette CountiesSimplifying Well Water Test Results, P-01595c (PDF)
Well WaterFlorence and Marinette CountiesIncreasing Arsenic Testing in Private Wells, P-01595d (PDF)
Well WaterRock CountyIncreasing Well Water Testing, P-01603 (PDF)
NitrateClark CountyIncreasing Well Water Testing and Identifying Contamination Sources, P-02661 (PDF)
NitrateRock CountyIdentifying Nitrate Sources to Improve Future Planning, P-01603a (PDF)
NitrateEau Claire CountyDevelopment of a Nitrate Taskforce, P-01595a (PDF)
Well WaterEau Claire CountyOvercoming Communication Challenges to Improve Well Testing, P-01595b (PDF)
Well WaterEau Claire CountyA New Sampling Strategy: Using Partnerships to Improve Well Water Testing, P-01595 (PDF)
Well WaterEau Claire CountyTesting the Waters: Using Well Water Data to Target Outreach, P-00989a (PDF)
HeatWisconsinAdding a Heat Response Plan Template to an Extreme Heat Toolkit, P-01611 (PDF)
HeatLincoln CountyCreating an Extreme Heat Communication and Response Plan, P-01579a (PDF)
HeatGrant CountyPreventing Heat-Related Injury, P-01579 (PDF)
HeatGrant CountyNot the Usual Suspects: Using Heat-Related Injury Data to Inform Outreach Efforts, P-01578 (PDF)
HeatLincoln CountyPeople Helping People: Lincoln County Health Department Nearly Doubles Cooling Centers for Heat Relief, P-01439 (PDF)
Health Impact AssessmentWisconsinThe Role of Tracking in Assessing Health Outcomes of Wisconsin Industrial Sand Mining, P-00989d (PDF)
PolicyWisconsinImproving the Geographic Specificity of Hospitalization Data: From Use Case to Legislation, P-01437 (PDF)
Strategic PlanningWisconsinPart of the Plan: Inclusion of Tracking Data in Statewide Cancer Control Plan, P-00989e (PDF)
Data QualityWisconsinBetter Mapping for Better Public Health Outreach, P-00989c (PDF)
Emergency ResponseWisconsinActive Alerts for a Public Health Emergency: The Case of Carbon Monoxide, P-00989b (PDF)
Emergency ResponseWisconsinUsing Poison Center Data to Better Understand the Impact of "Bath Salts," P-00989 (PDF)
Lead PoisoningWisconsinWisconsin Tracking Data Used to Highlight Childhood Lead Poisoning as a National Problem, P-01958a (PDF)
Lead PoisoningWalworth CountyIncluding Lead Poisoning Testing Prompts in Electronic Medical Records, P-01958 (PDF)
Lead PoisoningWalworth CountyIdentifying Potential Lead Hazards Via Windshield Survey, P-01958b (PDF)
Well WaterBurnett CountyCreating Baseline Arsenic Well Water Test Data, P-02023 (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Monroe CountyImplementing a Multi-Component Sun Safety Campaign, P-02002 (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Monroe CountyCreating More Environments that Promote Sun Safety, P-02002a (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Monroe CountyCreating More Comprehensive Sun Safety Policies at Day Cares, P-02002b (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Door CountyStrengthening Sun Safety Policies at Child Care Centers, P-02002c (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Door CountyImplementing a Sun Safety Outreach Campaign, P-02002d (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Door CountyEducating Outdoor Workers about the Importance of Skin Cancer Prevention and Detection, P-02002e (PDF)
Birth DefectsWisconsinPolicy Change in Reporting Birth Defects to Improve Surveillance Efforts, P-02063 (PDF)
Lead PoisoningDouglas CountyInvestigation of Lead Exposure Among Shipyard Workers, P-02062 (PDF)
Well WaterRock CountyEstablishing a Relationship with a University Geography Department to Build Mapping Capacity, P-02183 (PDF)
Lead in WaterWaukesha CountyTesting Water for Lead in Schools, P-02249 (PDF)
Lead PoisoningDouglas CountyMinnesota and Wisconsin Collaborate to Curb Occupational Lead Exposure Among Shipyard Workers
Carbon Monoxide PoisoningBayfield CountyPreventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, P-02276 (PDF)
Lyme DiseaseEau Claire CountyLyme Disease Ticks Me Off! Lyme Disease Surveillance and Outreach, P-02285 (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Fond du Lac CountyEnhanced Sun Safety Messaging and Outreach, P-02333 (PDF)
Well WaterLa Crosse CountyMoving Local Nitrate Data to Focused Recommendations, P-02347 (PDF)
Lead in WaterRock CountyEvaluating the Risk of Lead in School Drinking Water, P-02352 (PDF)
Melanoma (Skin Cancer)Calumet CountyLeading a Sun Safety Campaign, P-02002f (PDF)
Well WaterMarquette CountyReducing Barriers to Well Testing, P-02513 (PDF)
Carbon Monoxide PoisoningEau Claire CountyGetting Alarmed: Improving Carbon Monoxide Detection, P-02276A (PDF)
Carbon Monoxide PoisoningWashburn CountyIncreasing the Number of Carbon Monoxide Detectors in Low-Income Households, P-02276B (PDF)
Childhood Lead PoisoningMenasha, WisconsinCreating a Publicly Accessible Home Lead Risks Database, P-02514 (PDF)

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Last revised January 25, 2024