Oil In the Great Lakes: Line 5 Legislation Coverage with Freshwater Future

Posted on April 13, 2016 by

This week, Sen. Rick Jones from Grand Ledge, MI proposed a plan to shut down Line 5, the pipeline running underneath the Straits of Mackinac, and Freshwater Future was happy to speak with local news to help citizens understand what an oil spill in the Straits could mean for our Great Lakes. 

Check out Jill Ryan chatting about it here.

“This state is the Great Lake State and if it’s covered with oil, we’re going to lose that reputation really quickly.”






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