Oakland County 24-Hour Pollution Hotline 1-248-858-0931
Managing Shoreline Property and Erosion Information
SEMCOG (SouthEast Michigan Council Of Governments)
Green Infrastructure Benefits
Annual Lake Draw Down
The annual lake draw down, which lowers the water 18" below normal summer elevation, begins October 1st. The lake is expected to be lowered approximately 2 inches per week and 18 inches below its normal elevation of 918.25 USGS by December 1st. Persons are advised to remove their boats and make any other necessary preparations for the draw down as soon as possible. Upon the capture of Spring rains normal lake level is expected to be reached by June 1st.