By Evan Kreager
Great Lakes Echo
Take a look at this map.
Cover the title, key and footer. It looks as if someone had a blank map of Michigan and began splattering paint across it.
It’s like a work of art.
But when the title of the map is revealed, it becomes obvious that all those pretty colors are actually different types of wells strewn across Michigan’s mitten.
It’s not quite as appealing anymore, is it?
“We don’t have alternatives right now to replace oil and gas, not immediately,” said Hal Fitch, chief of the oil, natural …
Endangered Kirtland’s warblers spend the summer nesting only in certain areas of Michigan, Wisconsin and Ontario.
They winter in the Bahamas. Researchers are using tiny light sensors to track how the birds travel between those areas.
Advances in technology help researchers track the birds to get a better understanding of their migration route to the Bahamas.
Now a booming suburb of Metro Detroit, Southfield has come a long way from a small agricultural town.
The city grew from around 18,500 residents in 1950 to more than 78,000 residents in 2000 before declining to 71,758 residents by 2010.
This increase was due to the growth of suburbs, where fresh air and having your own backyard was advertised by real estate agencies, as opposed to city living, where housing was crowded and dense.