-- Last Updated: Oct-08-12 4:19 PM EST --
Headwaters of Shiawassee River in Holly/Fenton area
were "mediocre" for a 7 mile Fall Color Tour Oct 6th.
Lakes Michigan and Huron are now approaching
their 14th year in a row of below-average levels
It causes havoc for commercial navigation, marinas,
could render private docks useless,
triggers weed growth on beaches
and have effects on wetland zones.