Lisa Wozniak http://wemu.org en 1st Friday Focus On The Environment: Newly Proposed Michigan Regulations On Fracking http://wemu.org/post/1st-friday-focus-environment-newly-proposed-michigan-regulations-fracking <p>1st Friday Focus on the Environment is a monthly feature on 89.1 WEMU. Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director Lisa Wozniak this month looks at newly proposed state regulations for the natural gas extraction process known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. The guest this month is fracking expert Jaque Rose. Rose is co-founder of the activist group Friends of the AuGres Watershed.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 David Fair & Lisa Wozniak 46838 at http://wemu.org 1st Friday Focus On The Environment: Newly Proposed Michigan Regulations On Fracking First Friday Focus On The Environment: Standing Opposed To A Gravel And Mining Pit Near Chelsea http://wemu.org/post/first-friday-focus-environment-standing-opposed-gravel-and-mining-pit-near-chelsea <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lyndon Township officials will soon be tasked with deciding upon a special land-use permit which would allow for&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;a new gravel and mining pit.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 David Fair 43889 at http://wemu.org First Friday Focus On The Environment: Standing Opposed To A Gravel And Mining Pit Near Chelsea 1st Friday Focus on the Environment: Michigan's Energy Future http://wemu.org/post/1st-friday-focus-environment-michigans-energy-future <p>On the first Friday of every month, WEMU Morning Edition Host David Fair partners with Michigan League of Conservation voters Executive Director Lisa Wozniak. Together they invite a guest to spend 20-minutes discuss a topic of environmental importance.&nbsp;</p><p>This month, our guest is Dan Scripps. Dan is a former State Representative and current President of the&nbsp; Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council. Today's conversation centers on progress that has been made in both energy efficiency and renewable energy usage in the state, where we are going next, and how we'll get there.</p><p>Michigan's Energy Future: That's the topic on WEMU's First Friday Focus on the Environment.</p><p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 19:16:12 +0000 David Fair & Lisa Wozniak 37150 at http://wemu.org 1st Friday Focus on the Environment: Michigan's Energy Future First Friday Focus on the Environment: Great Lakes http://wemu.org/post/first-friday-focus-environment-great-lakes <p>On the first Friday of every month, WEMU Morning Edition host David Fair is joined in-studio by Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director Lisa Wozniak. together they bring in the experts that can speak to issues of environmental importance. In this month's installment, the guest is Jon Allen. Jon heads up the Michigan Department of environmental Quality's Office of the Great Lakes.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:58:25 +0000 David Fair & Lisa Wozniak 31746 at http://wemu.org First Friday Focus on the Environment: Great Lakes First Friday Focus on the Environment: The Great Lakes and Michigan Waterways http://wemu.org/post/first-friday-focus-environment-great-lakes-and-michigan-waterways <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>On the first Friday of every month, WEMU sets aside 20-minutes to thoroughly discuss an issue of environmental importance.&nbsp; WEMU's David Fair and Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director co-host the segment, and this week the guest is Ann Arbor's own Lana Pollack. Lana has served as State Senator, President of the Michigan environmental Council and is currently the U-S Chair of the International Joint Commission, as appointed by President Barack Obama.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 12:02:23 +0000 David Fair & Lisa Wozniak 30510 at http://wemu.org First Friday Focus on the Environment: The Great Lakes and Michigan Waterways