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E-M:/ State OKs drilling for gas in wilderness site



State OKs drilling for gas in wilderness site
Conservationists fear disturbance of tranquillity

Gov. Jennifer Granholm's top environmental regulator gave the go-ahead Wednesday to drill a controversial gas well in the heart of some of lower Michigan's last true wilderness.
Steve Chester, director of Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality, signed off on the deal after twice rejecting Savoy Energy's requests this year.

http://www.freep.com/news/mich/drill27_20031127.htm