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Great Lakes water levels recover faster than ever before
The Weather Channel (12/17)
Based on the data so far amassed, some combination of unusual precipitation and evaporation patterns seem to be the cause.

Port of Oswego makes big gains in 2014, wants to improve operating model in 2015
WRVO - Oswego, NY (12/15)
The Port of Oswego, N.Y. has seen growth in the amount of goods coming through its facility, which it attributes to recent infrastructure investments and the continued success of several companies the port does business with.

More cargo moving this year on the St. Lawrence Seaway
The Sarnia Observer (12/15)
Strong grain and steel shipments fueled a 5% increase in cargo moving so far this year through the St. Lawrence Seaway.

Steel shipments into Port of Milwaukee approach pre-recession peak
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (12/15)
Steel shipments into the Port of Milwaukee, Wis., have rebounded strongly this year, with tonnage hitting its second-highest level since 1970.

Another NE Ohio rebound: A busy year on the docks for Port Authority
Crain's Cleveland Business (12/14)
The Port Authority has seen the number of ships calling on the Port of Cleveland, Ohio, increase from 316 in 2013 to 360 so far in 2014, a 14% increase.

Littoral ship program changes pose opportunity, risk to Marinette
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (12/13)
A U.S. Navy shipbuilding program that has supported thousands of Wisconsin jobs faces major changes that could give the industry here a boost or place at risk the work in Marinette and elsewhere in the state.

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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
GLIN: Cruises in the Great Lakes Region

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