The Department of Environmental Quality, US has announced the availability of the Michigan Surface Water Information Management (MiSWIM) system in cooperation with the Department of Natural Resources and Department of Information Technology.
The MiSWIM system is Internet mapping application, which provides the public easy access to water quality data and other information that has been obtained for Michigan's rivers, lakes and streams. The type of water quality information is available on MiSWIM system users. MiSWIM will provide a great tool for natural resource managers and citizens interested in natural resource issues to see how a water resource has been managed. It will also help recreational enthusiasts and anglers interested in different bodies of water by showing them a wide array of information regarding a lake, stream, or river.