Critical Dunes

Please note: The Emmet County Board of Commissioners repealed the Dune Overlay in January 2013. The jurisdication over critical dune development has returned to the Department of Environmental Quality.

Contact: Scott Rasmusson, 2100 W. M-32, Gaylord, MI  49735
(989) 313-9708

Critical dunes are still regulated, and the maps provided on this page show which areas of the county are designated as critical dunes. Call the Planning and Zoning Department if you are unsure whether your property is within a critical dune area. (231) 348-1735.

Critical Dune Overlay Maps

Critical Dunes – Emmet County interactive map

Bear Creek and Little Traverse Townships
Part of Bliss Township #1
Part of Bliss Township #2
Cross Village Township
Part of Wawatam Township

Emmet County, Michigan
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