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Coast Guard station to hold open house
The Times Herald (4/24)
The U.S. Coast Guard Station in Port Huron, Mich., will welcome visitors during an open house during which people will be able to learn more about the station and tour the crew's 25-foot and 45-foot response boats.
NY Rep. Higgins seeks federal aid to upgrade Great Lakes wastewater treatment plants
Buffalo News (4/22)
The bill would provide the EPA with money that would be passed on to publicly owned wastewater treatment plants in the Great Lakes region which would be equipped with “nutrient-removal technology.”
Is ozonation the right solution to clean Montreal's waste water?
Montreal Gazette (4/22)
In three years, Montreal plans to start operating the largest ozonation waste-water filtration system in the world, injecting ozone gas into the water to destroy bacteria, viruses and pharmaceuticals before they’re flushed into the St. Lawrence River.
US Coast Guard reviewing plans to free cargo ship grounded on St. Lawrence Seaway
The Associated Press (4/22)
The U.S. Coast Guard is reviewing plans to free a freighter that remains grounded under the Thousands Islands Bridge over the St. Lawrence Seaway in New York.
Climate changes causes erosion concerns on Lake Huron’s west coast
Blackburn News (4/20)
Coastal Resources Manager Geoff Peach explains that with a higher lake level, warmer temperatures, and more intense rainfall predicted for this summer, the threat of more severe erosion increases along the shoreline.
First saltie of season arrives in Superior
Superior Telegram (4/17)
The first ocean-going vessel to reach the Duluth-Superior Twin Ports this shipping season was treated to a special welcoming ceremony.
Bruce County Tourism
Sailing, cruise and ferry information on Lake Huron and Georgian Bay.
Chi-Cheemaun Ferry Service
Provides ferry service between Manitoulin Island and Tobermory.
Drummond Island Ferry Schedule
Summer and winter schedules for the ferry running between DeTour, Michigan, and Drummond Island.
Ferries Operating in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Listing and contact information for ferries operating in Wisconsin.
Lake Erie Ferry Boats
Travel Lake Erie
Information on ferry services available from the northern Ohio county of Erie to various Lake Erie islands.
Lake Express Muskegon and Milwaukee Ferry
City of Muskegon
Find information on the ferry ship, schedules and rates, photo galleries and more!
Lake Michigan Car ferry
Schedule, fare and other information for this car ferry service on Lake Michigan between Ludington, Michigan, and Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Mackinac Island Tourism
Visit Mackinac Island and experience the sites and sounds of a bygone era.
Madeline Island Ferry Line
A ferry service between Madeline Island and Bayfield, the site provides ferry schedule, rate and area information.
Miller Boat Line
Miller Boat Line invites you to spend a fun-filled day on an island in Ohio at Put-in-Bay! View the 2004 ferry schedule, group package information and many other helpful links for tourists.
Toronto Island Ferry Service
The Toronto Island Ferry offers frequent public service to the Toronto Islands, landing at Hanlan's Point, Centre Island and Ward's Island ferry docks.
Washington Island Ferry, Inc.
Information on ferry schedules, group tours, and Washington Island activities and accommodations.
GLIN: Boating in the Great Lakes Region
GLIN: Cruises in the Great Lakes Region