2007 Chrysler Jeep Superstores Bayview Mackinac Race
This year marks the
83rd sailing of the Bayview Mackinac Race. Attracting many of the
finest sailing yachts from the Great Lakes and across the country,
the race begins at noon July 21 offshore of Port Huron, Michigan
with the finish 252 statute miles later at beautiful Mackinac
Island. Administered by Bayview Yacht Club of Detroit, this year's
race has 244 boats and 3000 sailors all competing on a new course
that takes them due north in Lake Huron to NOAA weather buoy 43005
at which they will bear west towards the Straits of Mackinac and the
Island finish line. Pre-race festivities in Port Huron will attract
500,000 spectators who come on Thursday's Family Night and Friday's
Boat Night as well as the Saturday start to view the boats up close
and enjoy the carnival atmosphere.
Ohio Nowcasting Beach
The information on this page is updated every day
during the regular swimming season. This nowcast issues advisories
and uses quickly-obtained measurements to predict when E. coli
concentrations will be high.
Lake Ontario Fishing
This website is a gateway to
information about fishing and traveling the seven-county area along
the southern and eastern shores of Lake Ontario.
BaySail is a private non-profit organization
dedicated to promoting environmental stewardship of the Saginaw Bay
and the Great Lakes through engaging shipboard experiences. Programs
include science education for K-12 school groups, overnight voyaging
for youth and adults, public sails, charters, group tours and port
Minnesota Waters envisions an
engaged citizenry working to protect and restore Minnesota's
irreplaceable natural assets - clean and healthy lakes and streams -
for current and future generations.