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 from the lake this past summer (2018) to test if contamination from PFC chemicals - results can be viewed here.
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
Foam and PAFS
Lake drawdown mid November - Dependent on weather