1. Governor Jennifer Granholm, "Special Message to the Legislature," Jan. 20, 2004.

2. Ibid.

3. Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Office of the Great Lakes, "Great Lakes Trends: Into the New Millennium, May 2000.

4. Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Water Division, "Water Quality and Pollution Control in Michigan: 2004 Sections 303(d) and 305(b) Integrated Report," May 2004.

5. D. Naftzger, "Protecting and Restoring Our Great Lakes," Council of Great Lakes Governors, Feb. 17, 2005, www.cglg.org/projects/water/docs/Kent-MunkCentrePresentation2-17-05.pdf.

6. C.J. Landry and L.E. Phoenix, "Forging New Rights to Water," in Water Resources IMPACT, vol. 5, no. 2, March 2003.

7. Terry L. Anderson and Peter J. Hill, eds., "Water Marketing: The Next Generation," Rowman and Littlefield, 1997.

8. Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, "Shorelines of the Great Lakes," www.michigan.gov/deq/0,1607,7-135-3313_3677-15959--,00.html.

9. Great Lakes Information Network, www.great-lakes.net/lakes.

10.International Joint Commission, "Protection of the Waters of the Great Lakes," February 2000.

11.Sanitary District of Chicago v. United States, 266 US 405, 45 S. Ct. 176, 69 L Ed 352 (1925).

12.Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, "Granholm Calls for Comprehensive Water Use Statute," Dec. 16, 2003.

13.Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, "Executive Summary: Perrier Group of America Bottled Water Site," www.deq.state.mi.us/documents/deq-dwrpd-ncu-Perrier_Executive_Summary.pdf.

14.International Joint Commission, "Protection of the Waters of the Great Lakes," February 2000.

15.Ibid.

16.Michigan Legislature, Senate Bill 7, www.legislature.mi.gov/documents/2005-2006/billintroduced/senate/pdf/2005-SIB-0007.pdf.

17. "Protection of the Waters of the Great Lakes."

18.Michigan State University Institute of Water Research, "An Introduction to Michigan’s Water Resources," www.gem.msu.edu/gw/mi_water.html.

19.U.S. Geological Survey.

20.International Joint Commission.

21.Government of Alberta.

22.Great Lakes Commission, "Annual Report of the Great Lakes Regional Water Use Database Repository," August 2004.

23.Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Office of the Great Lakes, "Great Lakes Trends: Into the New Millennium," May 2000.

24.N. Voutchkov, "Tapping into the Ocean," Water and Wastes Digest, January 2005.

25.Environment Canada, "Fluctuating Water Levels," www.ec.gc.ca/water/en/nature/lakes/e_levels.htm. See also Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, "Great Lakes Trends: Into the New Millennium," May 2000 (www.deq.state.mi.us/documents/deq-ogl-gltrends.pdf).

26.Council of Great Lakes Governors, "The Great Lakes Charter Annex, June 18, 2001, http://www.cglg.org/projects/water/docs/GreatLakesCharterAnnex.pdf.

27.Michigan Chamber of Commerce, "Water Legacy Act or Costly Water Regulatory Scheme," February 28, 2005.

28.Ibid.

29.The Center for Free Market Environmentalism, "Water Marketing," http://perc.org/publications/issuesinbrief/issue9.html.