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Lake Erie

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Lake Erie is the fourth largest lake (by surface area) of the five Great Lakes in North America, .... The shallowest section of Lake Erie is the western basin where depths .... At the time of Europe...

Lake Erie Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki

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Dec 21, 2015 ... Europeans named the tribe the Neutral Indians since these people .... (New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan) and one Canadian Province (Ontario). ... Lake Erie has three basins: the western basin includes the islands ...

The French explorers - MSU Department of Geography - Michigan ...

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Samuel de Champlain had been the first European to become curious about ... gathered a treasure of information about the western wilderness, including Michigan. ... already discovered Lake Erie, was accompanied by the Jesuit missionary, ...

Erie-Marsh-Collection | The Nature Conservancy

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Birds and fish return to Erie Marsh Preserve near the Michigan/Ohio border. ... across the 150-mile stretch of coastal and nearshore habitat of Western Lake Erie .

Chapter 1 - About Michigan - Michigan In Brief

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About 15,000 Indians lived in Michigan when Europeans first arrived in the area in ... On a later trip, in 1621, he traveled as far west as the Keweenaw Peninsula. ... New York, which blocked the French path to Lake Erie and southern Michigan.

Lake Erie - New World Encyclopedia

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Jul 23, 2014 ... Several islands in the western end of the lake belong to Ohio. ... Lake Erie marshlands, Cherry Island, Michigan ... Before European contact, there were several Native American tribes which lived along the shores of Lake Erie.

Lake Erie Facts - Live Science

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May 17, 2013 ... Lake Erie, the fourth largest Great Lake, is also famous for a battle in the War ... Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan — and the Canadian province of Ontario. Buffalo, N.Y., is on the eastern end, and Toledo, Ohio, is on the western end. ... Lake Erie was the last of the Great Lakes to be explored by Europeans.

The Introduction and Spread of the Zebra Mussel in North America

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mussel crossed New York State through the Erie Canal and Mohawk River into the ... the U.S. shores of Lakes St. Clair, Erie, and Ontario; most of the Lake Michigan and ... resulting in it's introduction into several Central and Western European ...

Erie, Michigan Current Local Time and Time Zone

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Current local time in Erie, Michigan with information about Erie, Michigan time zones and daylight saving time.

A Watershed Moment | Great Lakes at a Crossroads - How invasive ...

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Jul 26, 2014 ... Out West, where Great Lakes invasive mussels are spreading as fast as ... Rebuilding the natural divide between Lake Michigan and the ... The mussels had already colonized rivers and lakes across Western Europe thanks to an .... A Coast Guard buoy hauled in from Lake Erie coated with shells to the ...

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West Michigan couple builds boat and sails 15,000 miles to Europe ...

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Nov 10, 2015 ... West Michigan couple builds boat and sails 15,000 miles to Europe ... taking down their 41-foot mast in order to get through the Erie Canal.

Erie Marsh Preserve | The Nature Conservancy

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Michigan. Erie Marsh Preserve. lake erie marsh_Ron LeonettiSplash ... 48 miles of the Detroit River and western Lake Erie, protects habitat for 65 species of fish,  ...

Michigan | history - geography - state, United States | Britannica.com

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Jun 17, 2015 ... Although by the size of its land Michigan ranks only 22nd of the 50 states, the inclusion ... Between Lake Huron and Lake Erie, in the southeast, the Lower .... The soils of the western Upper Peninsula are acidic and rocky, rendering ... Most of Michigan's early settlers of European descent came to the area in ...