michigan department of environmental quality http://wmuk.org en State Targets Sites With Underground Tank Leaks http://wmuk.org/post/state-targets-sites-underground-tank-leaks <p></p><p></p><p>Underground tanks get special attention in state and federal environmental law. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 15750 at http://wmuk.org State Targets Sites With Underground Tank Leaks State Studies Inland Lake Invasive Species http://wmuk.org/post/state-studies-inland-lake-invasive-species <p></p><p>Aquatic biologist Jennifer Johnson wades toward a motorboat on Klinger Lake in St. Joseph County. She’s holding a brown, palm-sized mussel, a native one. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 03:07:55 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 15515 at http://wmuk.org State Studies Inland Lake Invasive Species Toxic PCBs behind aging Kalamazoo River dams pose new risks http://wmuk.org/post/toxic-pcbs-behind-aging-kalamazoo-river-dams-pose-new-risks <p>A long time ago, &nbsp;paper mills dumped toxic PCBs, or polychlorinated biphenyls, into the <a href="http://www.epa.gov/region5/cleanup/kalproject/">Kalamazoo River</a>. Though the Environmental Protection Agency has been working to remove them, there are still PCBs lurking behind the river’s dams...and those dams are getting too old to hold them.</p><p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 19:31:11 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 6822 at http://wmuk.org Toxic PCBs behind aging Kalamazoo River dams pose new risks