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Protecting and Conserving Water Resources

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Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

Protecting and Conserving Water Resources

Ensuring Michigan's water resources remain clean and abundant is an integral part of municipal climate action. Municipalities can take action in a variety of ways, including water and wastewater treatment, monitoring, preserving and improving aquatic community health, and developing policy to foster stewardship of water resources. 

The following provides tangible actions catalyst communities can take to enable a just transition to decarbonization in this action area, and coincides with Michigan Green Communities. Relevant resources, webinars, and community examples accompany each action below.