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Two nations, one lake, science in support of Great Lakes management

John O. Ludwigson

Two nations, one lake, science in support of Great Lakes management

objectives and activities of the International Field Year for the Great Lakes, 1965-1973

by John O. Ludwigson

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Published by Canadian National Committee for International Hydrological Decade, c/o Environment Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Lakes (North America)
    • Subjects:
    • Hydrology -- Research -- Great Lakes (North America),
    • Great Lakes (North America)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by John O. Ludwigson, for the National Research Council of Canada ... [et al.].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB1627.G8 L82
      The Physical Object
      Pagination145 p. :
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5246447M
      LC Control Number75318491

      I think this book is amazing. Although, I may be a bit biased. Merged review: Editing/Publishing the Great Lakes Book Project was an unforgettable experience. Working with the 25 authors, I began to understand just how much growing up around The Great Lakes means to all of us/5(8).   Since the opening of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway System in , large cargo vessels can travel from the Atlantic Ocean to Duluth, Minnesota, on Lake Superior–the farthest-inland.

        The Great Lakes’ water (like here in Lake Superior) has gotten clearer over the years due to a nutrient-poor ecosystem. Credit: Shutterstock. Want to dive deeper into the science of the Great Lakes? Read ‘The Death and Life of the Great Lakes’ with the SciFri Book Club! Lake Superior is the deepest as well as the largest of the Great Lakes, Lake Ontario the smallest, and Lake Erie the shallowest. Lake Huron has the longest shoreline. A ship leaving Duluth, Minnesota, at the extreme western tip of Lake Superior will travel about 1, miles (1, kilometers) before it reaches the place where Lake Ontario pours.

      Four of the Great Lakes are on the border between Canada and the United States of other, Lake Michigan, is completely inside the United States. All together, by volume, they are the largest group of fresh water lakes in the world. No one of the Lakes is larger than Lake Baikal or Lake Tanganyika (East Africa).. The cities of Chicago, Illinois ( million people, on Lake Michigan.   The Great Lakes describes a group of five freshwater lakes located in central North America between the U.S. And Canada, and includes Lakes Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie and Superior. The Great Lakes watershed covers about , km2, with the area being home to approximately one-tenth of the population of the U.S.


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