Water Resources Commissioner
MSU's Aquatic Ecologist, Dr. Latimore is featured on WEMU's Issues in the Environment speaking about environmentally responsible boating. If you are spending your summer days boating, check out this interview to learn more about how best to care for our lakes and rivers.
This interactive map of the 24 newly installed rain gardens along Miller Ave in Ann Arbor includes photos of each garden.
SUMMER PADDLE TRIPS ON THE HURON RIVER! Experience nature and learn about the river’s ecology and history. Paddle trips scheduled throughout the summer -- through September, with the Huron River Watershed Council. Next trip -Saturday, August 9-- Full moon paddle; Pickerel Lake to Crooked Lake
The Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner has drafted revisions to the Rules and Guidelines – Procedures & Design Criteria for Stormwater Management Systems, which are proposed to be issued on August 6, 2014. Highlights of the rule updates include: a mandatory pre-application meeting, updated precipitation data for the County, and the use of infiltration / green infrastructure practices on all appropriate sites. Public comment on the Draft Rules will be accepted through August 1, 2014. Please forward comments to email@example.com