“Restoring these waterways is not only important for improving the water that we all depend on, but for spurring economic growth and creating recreational opportunities in these communities as well,” said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack.
Festivals, activities and volunteer opportunities are just a sampling of the events that are occurring throughout the Metro Detroit region to celebrate Earth Day.
The warming climate and modern farming practices are creating ideal conditions for gigantic algae formations on Lake Erie, which could be potentially disastrous to the surrounding area’s multi-billion-dollar tourist economy.
Gov. Rick Snyder has released a new energy and environmental policy blueprint that calls for stepped-up production of natural gas in Michigan.
It’s “Go Green Week” in the Detroit Public Schools and the district is unveiling a number of energy-saving practices.
Grand Valley State University’s Michigan Alternative Renewable Energy Center will host a live webcast Wednesday, Nov. 28 of Gov. Rick Snyder’s message on Michigan’s vision for energy and the environment.
The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Go green this weekend in Detroit.
President Barack Obama, if re-elected, would continue a program that has pumped more than $1 billion into Great Lakes protection during his first term, although it’s uncertain how much money will be available in the future, a spokeswoman said.
Starting this week, about 5,000 households on the city’s northwest side will join the 24,000 homes that already have their recycling picked up.