Does Walking Under A Glacier Interest You?Is walking under a glacier on your bucket list? Now you can check that off your list next spring, if your willing to take a trip to Iceland! Take a look!
Sewer overflow releases wastewater into Lake Huron
The historic Aug. 11 storm dumped 10 billion gallons of sewer overflows in Michigan's waters Ten billion gallons of sewer overflows, both raw and partially treated, poured into Michigan’s waters in the historic Aug. 11 flood.
Outdated sewers can't prevent Metro Detroit floodsSoutheast Michigan’s sewers need billions of dollars in upgrades, but , experts say. ‘There’s no storm drain big enough to handle 4 inches of rain in four hours,’ said Craig Covey, spokesman for Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash.
White Lake rising: Toxic hot spot no more, lake moves beyond chemical pastGood News for White Lake. But why it’s so important to be proactive about taking care of our waterways…
Friends of the Rouge: Benthic Macroinvertebrate SamplingDo you ever wonder about what lives in the river besides fish and turtles? Come to one of the Rouge River Bug Hunts and see for yourself the amazing variety of aquatic insects, crayfish,snails and clams that make up the bottom of the river food chain.
How can you jump on the eco-friendly bandwagon and create your own personal rain garden? Here’s a step-by-step guide, courtesy of The Rain Garden Network. http://www.raingardennetwork.com/build.htm Read more: http://nationswell.com/stormwater-runoff-problem-plant-rain-garden/#ixzz37pziAJen(Source: http://www.raingardennetwork.com/)
Algae levels expected to be high in Lake ErieFor more than a decade, algae has become an annual summer concern for lovers of Lake Erie. And this year, while not the worst the region has seen, is shaping up to be a bad one.
What's In Your Drinking Water? The liquid pharmacy that may be in your glass