Sill break walls along the Lake Michigan shore is a natural-looking method of holding and collecting beach sand and prevent erosion. Lake Huron residents may find it a suitable option for their beach or lake easement property
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General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100 percent renewable energy — such as wind, sun, and landfill gas — by 2050. General Motors is working to fight climate change and reduce its environmental impact. As a result, GM is working to reduce emissions is through alternative sources of energy that produce no greenhouse gas emissions.
Consumers Energy announced Gratiot Farms Wind Project is operational and contributes 150 megawatts of renewable energy to Michigan customers. Gratiot Farms Wind Project went online on December 16 and featured 60 turbines with a 150-megawatt capacity, enough to power about 58,000 residents.
Michigan Commerical Fishing Impacted Four Michigan State legislators demand the restoration of Michigan commercial fishing licenses for 13 fisher operations left in Michigan. In early January, we published an article… Read More »Michigan Legislators Demand DNR Restore Michigan Commercial Fishing Licenses
The Detroit Army Corps of Engineers has kept records of ice coverage going back to 1973. The map shows the extent of the maximum ice cover on the Great Lakes for each year.We are tracking the Great Lakes Ice Coverage for the Winter of 2021.
The next time you brush your teeth or wash your face, you may be contributing to adding microplastic into the Great Lakes. The New York Times reports that microplastics are… Read More »Are the Great Lakes a Microplastic Soup With PFAS On the Side?
Authorities warn to use extreme caution when snowmobiling on lake ice in the Great Lakes region.
Mega Millions Lottery winning ticket was sold in a Michigan Kroger for a $1 billion jackpot. Numbers: 4, 26, 42, 50, 60, and a Mega Ball of 24.
Beat the winter blues by getting outside and visiting a Michigan State Park.
The National Park Service issued a letter of intent to develop a lease for the historic Sleeping Bear Inn and Garage in Glen Haven, Michigan.