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Enviro-Mich message from anne.woiwode@sfsierra.sierraclub.org

Below is a notice from DNR about meetings for a "Draft River Raisin Watershed
Assessment that may be of interest to Enviro-Mich subscribers.  The problem
is, this notice says next to nothing about what they are actually doing.
Anyone out there able to shed light on this process?  AW

>15 JAN 98
>CONTACT:  Ken Dodge, 517-780-7902
>LANSING -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will hold
>three public meetings to solicit public comment and input on the draft
>River Raisin Watershed Assessment.  This draft assessment identifies
>problems and opportunities involving fisheries, water quality, and
>recreational issues associated with the River Raisin watershed.  The
>assessment should be of interest to anglers, outdoor recreationists and
>all residents of the River Raisin basin.
>The public is invited to comment on the draft River Raisin Watershed
>Assessment at any of the three scheduled meetings.  Written comments
>will be accepted through Feb. 27, 1998.  The draft assessment can be
>reviewed at the public libraries listed below.  Copies of the draft River
>Raisin watershed can be obtained from Ken Dodge, Fisheries Division,
>Michigan Department of Natural Resources, 301 E. Louis Glick Hwy.,
>Jackson, MI 49201.  Written comments may be sent to Ken Dodge at
>the same address or at the Institute for Fisheries Research, 212
>Museums Annex Building, 1109 North University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI
>The dates, times, locations and telephone numbers for the three
>meetings are:
>Mon., Jan. 26, 7:00 p.m., Lenawee County Human Service Building,
>River Raisin Room, 1040 S. Winter St., Adrian, MI, 517-264-5300
>Tues., Jan. 27, 7:00 p.m., Monroe City Hall, Conference Room One, E
>First St., (corner of First and Macomb), Monroe, MI, 313-243-0700
>Thurs., Jan. 29, 7:00 p.m., Manchester Township Hall, 275 S. Macomb
>St., (Fire Hall) Manchester, MI, 313-428-7090
>Copies of the draft River Raisin Watershed Assessment are available
>for review at the following public libraries:
>Brooklyn Public Library
>223 Main St.
>Brooklyn, MI 49230
>Roberts-Ingold Memorial Library
>170 Raisin St.
>Deerfield, MI 49238
>517-447-3400 (open Mon, Wed, Fri)
>Washtenaw County Library
>4135 Washtenaw Ave.
>Ann Arbor, MI 48108
>Saline District Library
>555 N. Maple
>Saline, MI 48176
>Manchester Township Library
>202 W. Main St.
>Manchester, MI 48158
>Milan Public Library
>151 Wabash St.
>Milan, MI 48160
>Lenawee County Library
>4459 West U.S. 223
>Adrian, MI 49221
>Monroe County Library System
>3700 South Custer Rd.
>Monroe, MI 48161
>Clinton Township Public Library
>100 Brown Street
>Clinton, MI 49236
>Summerfield-Petersburg Library
>60 East Center St.
>Petersburg, MI 49270
>Tecumseh Public Library
>215 N. Ottawa St.
>Tecumseh, MI 49286
>Dundee Branch Library
>144 E. Main St.
>Dundee, MI 48131
>Adrian Public Library
>143 E. Maumee St.
>Adrian, MI 49221
>Maybee Branch Library
>9060 Raisin St.
>Maybee, MI 48159
>Shultz-Holmes Library
>407 South Lane St.
>Blissfield, MI 49228
>Dorsch Memorial Branch Library
>18 E. First St.
>Monroe, MI 48161
 NOTE: this is from a DNR listserve of press releases.

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