The Great Lakes' biggest threat
The oil and gas industry has leased 84,000 acres of national forest along the Great Lakes—risking contamination and water depletion. Does that sound right to you?
Through Environment Michigan, thousands of citizen members are teaming up with a professional staff to stand up for the places we love and the environmental values we share.
In 2007, BP announced plans to increase its dumping of toxic chemicals into Lake Michigan by hundreds of pounds a day. But through our advocacy and organizing, we helped gather 80,000 petition signatures and forced BP to back down. Environment Michigan has since helped win numerous victories for Lake Michigan, including cleaning up mercury and other industrial toxins.
Learn the truth about fracking. Watch out new expose and take action to stop fracking today. Our new video features experts and communities speaking out about fracking's harmful impacts on our environment and health. Take action