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Facts About the Great Lakes

Some basic information about lakes Michigan, Huron, Ontario, Erie and Superior.



Entire generations now have no active memories of November 10, 1975, but the sinking of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald continues to fascinate, mystify and preoccupy young and old. more

Mar 10, 2001 1:51 PM Maritime

There is no question that Lake Superior enriches the lives of those of us privileged to reside on or near it and those who visit. But just how much does that 10 percent of the world’s surface fresh water affect us? more

Jul 21, 2010 5:39 PM Great Lakes

As we approached it in late afternoon, the old lighthouse stood out plainly against the rock of the island. more

Dec 26, 1998 11:15 PM Lake Superior

Sustainability reflects the ability to sustain on-going discussions between groups that often find themselves in battle over development projects. Commitment to balance environmental, social and economic needs may give common ground. more

Apr 15, 1999 11:16 AM Lake Superior


USS Great Lakes Fleet

The history of the M/V Edwin H. Gott, the supercarrier with the longest boom on the Great Lakes. more

Apr 1, 1997 12:47 PM Maritime

About the Great Lakes

Stats and facts about the Great Lakes and the area around them.

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