Kalamazoo River http://wmuk.org en For Michigan Birds, Cold's OK, Snow's Sometimes Not http://wmuk.org/post/michigan-birds-colds-ok-snows-sometimes-not <p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 21:58:22 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 12546 at http://wmuk.org For Michigan Birds, Cold's OK, Snow's Sometimes Not WestSouthwest: Author and activist Bill McKibben on climate change http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-author-and-activist-bill-mckibben-climate-change <p></p><p></p><p>Bill McKibben&nbsp;is the founder of <a href="http://350.org/">350.org</a> and the author of several books, his most recent is <a href="http://billmckibben.com/oilandhoney.html"><em>Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist</em></a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 11:36:01 +0000 Gordon Evans 9363 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: Author and activist Bill McKibben on climate change State assessment finds no "long term impact" on public health from contact on Kalamazoo River http://wmuk.org/post/state-assessment-finds-no-long-term-impact-public-health-contact-kalamazoo-river <p></p><p>The Michigan Department of Community Health says it has evaluated surface water in the area of the 2010 oil spill on the Kalamazoo River.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 16:19:37 +0000 Gordon Evans 9119 at http://wmuk.org State assessment finds no "long term impact" on public health from contact on Kalamazoo River Battle Creek Enquirer reports on Enbridge's buying homes near 2010 oil spill http://wmuk.org/post/battle-creek-enquirer-reports-enbridges-buying-homes-near-2010-oil-spill <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>After an oil spill on the Kalamazoo River in 2010, Enbridge Energy offered to buy homes in the area within 200 feet of the river.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 12:52:21 +0000 Gordon Evans 7616 at http://wmuk.org Battle Creek Enquirer reports on Enbridge's buying homes near 2010 oil spill Final Portage Creek cleanup starts http://wmuk.org/post/final-portage-creek-cleanup-starts <p>The <a href="http://www.epa.gov/region5/cleanup/kalproject">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency</a> says it will start the last round of clean-up work on <a href="http://www.epaosc.org/portagecreekarea">Portage Creek</a> in Kalamazoo later this week. The EPA plans to remove about 4,000 cubic yards of sediment contaminated by toxic PCBs.</p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:56:05 +0000 Andrew Robins 7497 at http://wmuk.org Final Portage Creek cleanup starts