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Yet another oil spill has been discovered in the Great Lakes (Lake Michigan). On tuesday, October 5, federal officials and state officials received complaints from members of the puplic, that parts of Lake Huron had toxic oil caked around the shoreline at Cheboygan State Park. There was also a little bit in the waters of Duncan Bay. The coastline is home to several threatened plant and animal species, including the rare Black Turn, Pitcher's thistle, and the Dwarf Lake Iris. I think that this is very sad to see. I think that it needs to stop happening! Read more at :http://www.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/Media-Center/News-by-Topic/Wildlife/2010/10-06-10-Oil-Spill-in-Lake-Huron.aspx