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First ships of the season ready to pass through Soo Locks
WPBN-TV - Sault Ste. Marie, MI (3/24)
After a ten week hiatus for repairs, the Soo Locks in Michigan are opening up for the shipping season and the first ship could pass through one minute after midnight on Saturday morning.

Intermodal terminal in the works for Duluth port
Duluth News Tribune (3/19)
Plenty of cargo containers ride the rails through town of Duluth, Minnesota, every day, but a proposed terminal at the Port of Duluth-Superior is looking to capture some of that traffic.

Superior City Council OKs placing dredged material at Wisconsin Point landfill
Duluth News Tribune (3/11)
The city of Superior, Wisconsin, is lending its support — and a long-closed landfill on Wisconsin Point — to a plan to clean up Howard's Bay despite opposition from the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Signs of spring: Engineers prepare Soo Locks for opening
WPBN TV - Traverse City, MI (3/11)
In Michigan, the weather may be frigid right now, but the first sign of spring is approaching as the Soo Locks will be reopening on March 25.

As polices change at Wisconsin DNR, agency still trying to do more with less
STPB Radio (12/6)
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources plans a major reorganization that proposes giving large livestock operations more leeway to write their own permit applications.

High-capacity well draws concern from WI town residents
My Racine County (12/6)
A Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources employee said Tuesday the well request is typical of an irrigation well request, and will be pumping from a deep aquifer.

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Boat Cruises
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 Ferry
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.

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GLIN: Boating in the Great Lakes Region
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