Protecting Michigan's Environment, Ensuring Michigan's Future
  • Great Lakes Beach picture with announcement that the 2016 conference registration is now open! 2016 Great Lakes Beach Association

    October 4-7, 2016 in Marquette, MI. This #2016GLBA Conference is considered a premier event by Michigan business and government stakeholders and provides an outstanding opportunity to hear top experts about the current status and science behind Great Lakes beaches, successful beach restoration projects, Best Management Practices for beaches, and transformations of the Marquette waterfront. Register today!  

  • water strategy Part 1, 2, and 3 of Michigan's Water Strategy Released

    The Office of the Great Lakes recently released Part 1, 2, and 3 of Michigan's Water Strategy, a 30-year vision for ensuring Michigan's water resources support healthy ecosystems, residents, communities and economies. Learn more about the Water Strategy, its development, and how to get involved in water stewardship.

  • This image has the words Sustainability Series Webinars on it. Sustainability Series Webinars

    Learn about sustainable business strategies from this collaborative project with our business partners.


    International Standards - Environmental Management & Sustainability
    Thursday, October 20, 2016, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm


  • Great Lakes Recycling Carousel The DEQ is exploring new ways to increase Michigan's recycling rate.
  • Mi AIR, Michigan's Air Quality Monitoring and Information System MIair: Air Quality Network

    The Air Quality Division operates a comprehensive air monitoring network to determine the quality of Michigan's ambient air.