HOW YOU CAN HELP
You can help save the Whitefish Point Light Station
TAKE ACTION - SIGN THIS ONLINE PETITION:
Save Whitefish Point
Target: Secretary of Interior
Sponsored by:Whitefish Point Preservation Society
The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society is destroying the history of the Whitefish Point Light Station
and robbing precious habitat from a world class migration flyway. The Whitefish Point Light Station is on the National Historic Register and sits next to the Whitefish Point National Wildlife Refuge. For the first time in more than two decades, endangered piping plovers successfully fledged chicks at Whitefish Point in the years 2009 and 2010.
The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society holds the Whitefish Point Light Station in trust for the people
of the United States. This society violated the people's trust many times over many years, including extreme over-development and commercialization of the site, unreported mercury spills, loss of rare plant species, loss
of habitat on a major migration flyway, loss of historical integrity, buildings flooding, septic overflows, invasive species, traffic hazards, and attempts to ban access of watchdogs.
Please tell the Secretary of Interior to save the Whitefish Point Light Station from further destruction. Ask the Secretary of Interior to revoke the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society's federal land patent for the Whitefish Point Light Station and return it to the people of the United
Please ask your friends to sign the petitions too.
You can also help protect Whitefish Point by asking your Senators and Michigan’s Senator Levin and Stabenow to support the Secretary of Interior's action to revoke the GLSHS federal land patent.
Contact Senator Levin at:
Amy Berglund, Regional Representative
U.P. Office of U.S. Senator Carl Levin
524 Ludington Street
Escanaba, MI 49829
Tel: (906) 789-0052
Fax: (906) 789-0015
Contact Senator Stabenow at:
Sheri Davie, Regional Representative
U.P. Office of U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow
1901 W. Ridge Street
Marquette, MI 49855
Tel: (906) 228-8756
Fax: (906) 228-9162
Thank you for helping us save the Whitefish Point Light Station.
- The Whitefish Point Preservation Society Steering Committee
Whitefish Point Light Station