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Great Lakes Beaches Are Amazing

Minnesota – Singing Iona Beach on the North Shore of Lake Superior  One to the famous Great Lake Beaches can be found on the North Shore of Lake Superior. Pink Rhyolite rock creates a beach about 300 yards long and seen from the Highway. The...

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2012 Great Lake Water Levels Drop – Marina’s Scramble

Five years ago the entire Great Lakes was witness to low water levels not seen since 1964. Marina’s were dredging, boats were being damaged on shallow reefs not seen a generation and lake shipping was facing hard times.  

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Climate Change, Technology and the Loss of Civility

December Mowing in Michigan It was December 1st 2012 and I was listening to no less than three lawn mowers running in my neighborhood in the suburbs north of Detroit. I refused to participate. I’ll admit it was tempting to neaten things up a bit but...

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Low Water Levels in Great Lakes Threatened Saginaw Bay Marinas

Low Water Great Lakes In 2012, dropping water levels in Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron and Lake Michigan threatened marinas. This video shows the low water level south of Caseville at Beadle Bay Marina. The problem was resolved in 2014 when an extremely cold winter froze...

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