Expert Report Released on Mackinac Island

The 62‐year‐old Enbridge oil pipelines running through the Mackinac Straits should be shut down pending a full public review because of structural concerns, including the worry that waste…

Crains Detroit: Chris Shepler Speaks Out

Chris Shepler, owner and operator of Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry, speaks out against the aging oil pipelines.

Detroit News: Oil and Gas Pipeline Accidents Surging Across the US

The number of oil and gas pipeline accidents has been on the rise. Oil pipelines are increasingly becoming a threat to our health and safety, and the health…

Huffington Post: Worst Possible Place for a Pipeline

Not only would an oil spill in the Straits ruin a beloved tourist destination, it would soil our pristine Great Lakes, home to 20% of the world's freshwater.…

LA Times: 21,000 Gallons of Oil Leaked off the Coast of California

This disturbing news from California provides a clear example of what we're working to prevent here at the Mackinac Straits.

Pipeline Secrecy Bill Endangers Public

House Bill 4540 would create an exemption in the Michigan Freedom of Information Act for oil and gas companies.

Line 5 is the Number One Environmental Issue Facing Northern Michigan

The Northern Express listed the Line 5 pipeline as the greatest threat to the environment of northern Michigan. Following close behind are algae blooms, and demand for water elsewhere…

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