The image shown to the right is a general reminder as to why docks should be removed from the water in the Fall. This image was taken in 2018, but this could happen any year.
Attention: As well monitoring is site-specific, residents who want to learn more about monitoring wells in their area and their results should contact the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE)'s Environmental Assistance Center at 800-662-9278.
Fish were collected in 2018 to test if contamination from PFC chemicals - results can be viewed here. More recent testing is not available yet.
PERFLUORINATED CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION ISSUE (PFOA/PFOS)
(chemical compounds with potential to contaminate wells)
Water contact is fine for all recreational activities (swimming, boating, skiing, fishing).
More info online at www.mi.gov/wurtsmith
MDHHS contact - Christina Bush 800-648-6942.
For Eat Safe guidelines - www.michigan.gov/eatsafefish