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Re: E-M:/ Humbug Marsh

Enviro-Mich message from fred cowles <fecowles@yahoo.com>

This says that Humbug will be owned by the federal
government. An earlier one said that Wayne County will
lease it to the feds for a dollar a year. Does anyone
know what is really going on? 

======== Fred

--- Amy Spray <aspray@pscinc.com> wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Office of The Governor
> [mailto:gov_office@MICHIGAN.GOV]
> Sent: Friday, May 21, 2004 9:20 AM
> Subject: Humbug Marsh
> Granholm Says 'Yes' to Federal Purchase of Humbug
> Marsh 
> LANSING - Governor Jennifer M. Granholm this week
> formally agreed to the
> federal purchase of the Humbug Marsh in Trenton and
> Gibraltar as part of
> the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge. 
> The purchase of the marsh, which includes some of
> the most unspoiled and
> ecologically significant wetlands in the Detroit
> River/western Lake Erie
> basin, will be considered by the federal Migratory
> Bird Conservation
> Commission (MBCC) at its next meeting in early June.

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