Michigan Hydraulic Fracturing – Deep Impact To Water Source

Oil Well

The local impact on areas with Michigan hydraulic fracturing has been largely stifled across the U.S. mainly because of mineral rights of the land and corporate law over people. Impact of Fracturing on the Great Lakes What happens in Michigan is people own the land but not the rights to the oil & mineral content … Read more

BSA Clinton Valley Council Merger Closed Three Historical Camps

Fort Pontiac Camp Agawam 2012

Clinton Valley Council Merger Results in Several Boy Scout Camps Closing According to a Boy Scout Clinton Valley Council website, three camps that were predominant in the Pontiac area are to cease operation starting in 2013. Camp Agawam near Pontiac Michigan, Lost Lake Scout Reservation near Clair Michigan and Paul Bunyan Scout Camp. The announcement falls on the … Read more

2012 Lake Huron Water Levels Approached Notable Historic Lows

Lake Huron Water Level Graph

The 2012 Lake Huron water levels approached measurements not seen in over 50 years. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reporting water levels in Lakes Michigan and Huron are 11 inches below its level of a year ago. Lakes St. Clair, Erie, and Ontario are 11, 13, and 12 inches, respectively, lower than their … Read more