Citizen led group to fight PFAS launches statewide

On July 15th the Great Lakes PFAS Action Network was launched as a group of concerned citizens, scientists, and community leaders with the goal to regulate PFAS use and connect impacted communities with information and resources. Read the full story by WGTQ–TV – Traverse City, MI.

Local health departments in Michigan acknowledge threat of climate change to public health

Only 35% of the officials said that climate change was a priority in their department, even though over three quarters said it will be a problem in the future. The post Local health departments in Michigan acknowledge threat of climate change to public health first appeared on Great Lakes Echo.

Michigan BeachGuard System

Michigan summers and beach days go hand-in-hand but not every seeming oasis is a safe place to dip your toes. Before packing a cooler, towels, sand toys and an umbrella and heading to your local beach, be sure to check out the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s Beach Guard System website to see […]