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Sediment Contamination In White Lake, MI



Preliminary Investigation Of The Extent And Effects Of Sediment
Contamination In White Lake, MI
<http://www.epa.gov/glnpo/sediment/whitelake/>
White Lake is a 2,571 acre, drowned-rivermouth lake located on the eastern
shore of Lake Michigan in Muskegon County.  Recent and historical studies
have indicated extensive contamination of sediments in White Lake.  This
investigation was conducted to define the ecological effects of the heavy
metal contamination in Tannery Bay and to assess heavy metal contamination
in eastern White Lake.

Contact: Marc Tuchman, tuchman.marc@epa.gov