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The Great Lakes Program

Hearing before the Subcommittees on Oceanography, Gulf of Mexico, and the Outer Continental Shelf and Environment and Natural ... to other regional programs, March 24, 1994

by United States

  • 93 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages377
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7371857M
ISBN 100160447224
ISBN 109780160447228
OCLC/WorldCa31030959

  The book is "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes." And, as we do every month, we have asked you to send in questions. Author Dan Egan is here to answer them now. Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc. International Lane Madison, WI ()

Great Lakes Talking Books. Reader Advisory and Outreach Center Presque Isle Ave | Marquette | MI | () or not even a cost to mail materials to and from the library. This program is made possible by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Michigan Great Lakes Great Books Award. likes. The GLGB Award is presented annually by the Michigan Reading Association. Eight nominees in 5 categories are voted on by Michigan K Followers:

All of the four other Great Lakes, plus three more the size of Lake Erie, would fit inside of Lake Superior. 3. Isle Royale is a massive island surrounded by Lake Superior. The five interconnected Great Lakes (Superior, Ontario, Michigan, Erie and Huron) are impressive enough taken singly. Taken as a whole, the Great Lakes form the largest body of fresh water in the world; Lake Superior alone is more than three hundred miles from east to west. The shores of these inland seas can rival any coastline: Superior and.


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