I’ve just finished reading Dan Egan’s excellent book The Death and Life of the Great Lakes. It’s essential reading for anyone looking to understand the history and ecology of our freshwater seas. Continue reading “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes”
Did you know there is a crude oil pipeline under Lake Michigan? Yep, it runs under the Straits of Mackinaw and cuts from the UP to lower Michigan. The line is old, broken down and poses a big risk to the Great Lakes. Running crude oil under the world’s biggest freshwater system doesn’t pass the common sense test. We drink this water.
If you live in Michigan, you can do something about this. Please take a look.
BTW–clean water makes for great beer. Bells Expedition Stout. Demshitz is Stout. Church.
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