Is It Legal to Scatter Ashes on Lake Michigan?

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The simple answer is “No.”

A newspaper article from 2013 explains:

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources does not allow scattering of cremated ashes on public lands or waterways.

And that includes Lake Michigan, says DNR spokesman William Cosh.

You can find more information about scattering ashes in Michigan by following these links:

http://www.jsonline.com/news/know-the-rules-before-scattering-remains-b9953417z1-215345281.html

http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/burial-cremation-laws-michigan.html

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Anya Shortridge

Ashes on the Sea
P.O. Box 710693
San Diego CA 92171

http://www.ashesonthesea.com

Office: 858-277-2799
Fax: 858-277-9578

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