Graham Sustainability Institute

Straits of Mackinac Contaminant Release Scenario: 12-Hour Release in August on South Side of Straits

July 2014

These animated videos created by David J. Schwab of the University of Michigan Water Center with support from the National Wildlife Federation show the wide extent to which an oil spill beneath the Straits of Mackinac could impact Great Lakes ecology, wildlife, and coastal communities. The U-M Water Center is a center of U-M's Graham Sustainability Institute.