Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
“These improvements will benefit research and outdoor recreation for decades to come…”
“It’s an absolute shame that the partisan bickering and wayward ways of Washington have forced us to postpone this important event …”
Those involved said the land will be managed with the “spirit and intent” of a 2001 agreementthat led to the creation of the International Wildlife Refuge.
Major environmental restoration work has been completed on a former industrial site along the Detroit River, officials announced Saturday.
A new dock for use by school groups and a public fishing pier are envisioned as part of a hub for environmental education and outdoor recreation at the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge.
Officials from the U.S. and Canada are celebrating a success in their efforts to restore a lake sturgeon habitat in the Detroit River.