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New legislation would allow Michigan residents to use shoreline erosion protection before getting a state permit when lake levels are high.

Scott Dean Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

On Thursday Michigan began its program to collect and dispose of firefighting foams containing a dangerous chemical.

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State environmental officials are awarding grant funding to counties around Michigan to help with scrap tire collection.




Governor Whitemer and the department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy have announced efforts to help Michigan residents threatened by high lake levels.


Michigan will move forward with some of the strictest contamination levels for PFAs chemicals in the country.