Protecting The Great Lakes and Michigan's Water

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Line 5, image via: Oil & Water Don't Mix

Endorse the Decomission Plan

Take Action Now and Endorse the Oil & Water Don't Mix Plan to Decommission Line 5

Image via Oil & Water Don't Mix and National Wildlife Federation

The Line 5 Pipeline

The Company’s History

Three glasses of water on a table. Photo credit:  bunyarit / Shutterstock

Get the Lead out of Michigan’s Drinking Water

Strengthening our Lead and Copper Rule is the first step to ensure all Michigan communities are protected from the devastating health impacts of lead in drinking water. Help us “get the lead out” by submitting your public comment today.

Advocates and Lawmakers Celebrate 45th Anniversary of Clean Water Act

“To fulfill the goals of the Clean Water Act, we must rebuild our water infrastructure, which will prevent billions of gallons of raw sewage from entering our rivers and lakes each year,”

From We All Live Downstream

Great Lakes / photo: flickr.com/gsfc (CC BY 2.0)
December 5, 2017

We have two options here: demand our elected officials to act on behalf of their constituents and decommission Line 5 before it fails, or continue to elect people like Governor Snyder and Attorney General Schuette and keep our fingers crossed.

Protect the Great Lakes, Shut Down Line 5
September 14, 2017

During the Pipeline Safety Advisory Board’s public comment period on Line 5 in July, over 11,000 Clean Water Action members in Michigan made their voices heard, telling the state to immediately decommission the Line 5 pipelines in the Straits of Mackinac.

Lake Michigan, photo: flickr.com/elviskennedy  (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
August 31, 2017

Over the course of the last winter, Michigan’s Department of Environmental Quality held a public comment period on Nestle again asking to increase the amount of water that they take from a well in Osceola Township, Michigan. Clean Water Action members from across the state made their voices heard.