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Great Lakes Water Tension in the 21st Century

Madeline Island Museum 220 Colonel Woods Ave., LaPointe, WI

The Great Lakes holds 20 percent of all the fresh surface water on the planet—10 percent in Lake Superior alone. Despite that abundance, the region is home to a remarkable amount of water tension, including concerns about water diversions, climate change, fluctuating lake levels and bottled water. In this presentation, Burke Center Director Peter Annin…  Read More