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Snoutport Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-20-11 10:11 PM
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Lower Great Lakes Water Levels Projected For 2011
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Source: Channel 3000 Madison

The corps says this summer's level on Lake Superior will be 13-15 inches below 2010, and about 13 inches below its historical average.
It tells The Detroit News that lakes Michigan and Huron will be 7-12 inches below 2010 and about 22 inches below average.
It says Lake St. Clair will be seven inches below 2010, and a foot below average, while Erie will be 6 inches below last year and the average.

Read more: http://www.channel3000.com/goinggreen/27115806/detail.h...



They don't give any reasons. Does it always fluctuate this much?
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  -Lower Great Lakes Water Levels Projected For 2011 Snoutport  Mar-20-11 10:11 PM   #0 
  - It depends on how much is being taken out of the  PDJane   Mar-20-11 10:16 PM   #1 
  - Global Warming -- increasing droughts/floods -- increasing severity --  defendandprotect   Mar-20-11 10:25 PM   #2 
  - must be it  DeadEyeDyck   Mar-20-11 10:26 PM   #3 
  - They are pumping the Great Lakes and sending the water to China!!  SugarShack   Mar-20-11 10:50 PM   #5 
     - I've heard that -- business here uses 80% of our water --  defendandprotect   Mar-20-11 11:09 PM   #7 
     - Wow, Jesse Ventura has totally lost his marbles.  AtheistCrusader   Mar-21-11 12:27 AM   #10 
  - If you set at the harbor in Two Harbors you can see the water line  jwirr   Mar-20-11 10:30 PM   #4 
  - We gotta change the way we're livin'  pscot   Mar-20-11 10:54 PM   #6 
  - A few years ago I was helping a grandkid of ours with a report  Night Crawler   Mar-21-11 12:03 AM   #8 
  - Ah...very interesting!! Could it have been subduction after a quake? nt  Snoutport   Mar-21-11 10:29 AM   #11 
  - Seriously the water is being sold to China....read "Blue Gold" and Water Wars  ElsewheresDaughter   Mar-21-11 12:10 AM   #9 
  - Great Lakes Water Levels  guyr37   Mar-25-11 11:16 AM   #12 
  - Levels seem to roughly follow ten year cycles  Kaleva   Mar-27-11 01:14 AM   #13 
 

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