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April 30, 2017

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Photo: Thanks Terry Wurdemann

Location: Sawpit Bay, between Agawa Bay & Pancake Bay, Ontario, Lake Superior

More of Terry's photos from Sawpit Bay on Flickr.

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Porphry Island Harbour

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The harbour at Porphry Island. (Photo: J. Bailey/infosuperior.com) The charitable, non-profit organization Canadian Lighthouses of Lake Superior is working to restore, preserve and maintain three of the many lighthouses on Lake Superior. These include Porprhy Island Light,  Shaganash Island Light (Number 10) and Trowbridge Island Light.   This year, once again, the group will be hosting an annual fundraising dinner …

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Port of Cleveland, 1968

What Did The Great Lakes Look Like Before Environmental Regulations?

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Remote Controlled Life-saving Device

Statistics Show Spike in Lake Superior Drownings

Launching a remote controlled life-saving device. During the summer of 2016, anyone frequenting the waters of Lake Superior, especially swimmers, noticed the warm water temperatures. If the lack of ice on Superior has anything to do with upcoming summer water temperatures, 2017 could also see warm water. In 2016, there were stretches of warm weather and water when sailors, fisher …

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For the Earth and Water Walk 2017

Again, the Nookmisag Melvina & Lee are praying and walking for the healing of the Water. We are blessed today (April 27, 2017) by all the snow — in Bergland, Michigan. (Source: For the Earth and Water Walk 2017) Beginning in the wee morning hours of April 20th from Spirit Mountain - Duluth, Minnesota Anishnaabe grandmother and respected elder Josephine …

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The Federal Danube, an ocean going vessel.

Boatnerd

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