great lakes

Fishing Boat Survives Near Hit By Freighter on Detroit River
Compare a fishing boat with a dead motor stuck in the channel used by the Great Lakes freighter like having your car die on railroad tracks. The train can't stop on a dime in the same way a big boat can not either.
That's the situation a group fishing in the Detroit River found themsel…
The Great Lakes Didn’t Always Have The Names They Do Today
When you think of the Great Lakes, you think: Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, and Lake Ontario. But did you know that over the last 14,000 years the lakes had a variety of names?
As the ice shelf receded from the last ice age, the Great Lakes Region topography was constantly shif…