We abuse land because we see it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect. -Aldo Leopold
NMEAC has been fighting for a clean and just environment in northern Michigan for more than 39 years. We are an all-volunteer organization that works on a myriad of issues including clean energy, fresh water, smart development, and other issues that preserve and protect northern Michigan as a place to thrive. Become a Member today!
So Much Happening NOW! Watch the NMEAC Home Page for highlights!
Book Corner! Reviews by Ann Rogers -- currently 9 great books
Kathleen Stocking's Gathering Light reviewed. See it and The Overstory by Richard Powers recently added at Book Corner
Trees - The new ordinance is improving and will much better than what Traverse City had. Public Hearing will probably be in October.
Line 5 at the GT County Commission -- AGAIN! Wednesday, August 21. THANKS to the 57 speakers and hundreds of protesters at 7:30am. Despite strong appeals the vote was 4-3 to support the "Enbridge" Resolution.
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2020 Environmentalist of the Year Awards & Celebration will be April 24, 2020
2019 Environmentalist of the Year Awards & Celebration
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