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Port Maitland Lock faces murky future
The Sachem & Glanbrook Gazette (9/25)
In Port Maitland, Ontario, the Port Maitland On the Grand Historical Association is being forced to make a decision on the future of the property in the coming years with a ballooning lease.

COMMENTARY: Discharge act protects Great Lakes
The Columbus Dispatch (9/24)
The Vessel Incidental Discharge Act clarifies important rules governing the discharge of ballast water and it is legislation that both political parties can agree on, citizens should support, and that would benefit businesses, consumers and taxpayers alike.

Suds help fuel surge in shipments at Burns Harbor port
Post-Tribune (9/21)
The Midwest's penchant for craft beer and energy efficiency is helping to put the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor on course for another high-volume year, with a 66 percent hike in large cargo shipments through August compared to the same period last year.

Dock owners push back on plan to expand port authority in Muskegon
WXMI-TV - Grand Rapids, MI (9/19)
A group of legislators, business and community leaders are pushing to establish a port authority in Muskegon, Michigan, to create more opportunities for shipping goods in and out of West Michigan.

Not just the Motor City: Detroitís boat and shipbuilding past
Great Lakes Echo (9/15)
Detroitís manufacturing history stretches beyond the confines of Americaís highways to Americaís waterways.

Judge will not force Army Corps of Engineers to dredge Cuyahoga River shipping channel
The Plain Dealer (9/12)
A federal judge on Monday said he will not yet force the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to dredge the Cleveland Harbor and Cuyahoga River shipping channel this year.

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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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