FRESH WATER IS MICHIGAN’S GREATEST RESOURCE
Businesses throughout Michigan rely on the Great Lakes and access to safe, CLEAN & reliable drinking water in order to operate.
Michigan is the 2nd most diverse agricultural state in the country, producing more than 300 farm commodities. Agricultural businesses in Michigan provide 923,000 jobs — 22 percent of the state’s workforce.
WATER IS THE FOUNDATION OF MICHIGAN’S ECONOMY
Our Great Lakes ecosystem and drinking water sources are currently being threatened by poor infrastructure and emerging contaminants. The financial success of our businesses and overall health of our communities depend on access to safe, clean, and reliable water from source to tap. From brewing to agriculture, energy to manufacturing - fresh water is the foundation of Michigan.