Beaches, Boating, Paddle Sports and SailingClevelandFeature HomepageFreightersHistory and CultureIndustry, Energy, Economic DevelopmentJames ProffittLake ErieLatest NewsNewsOhioRecreation and TourismShipping and Ports-
The Mark W. Barker is more innovative and versatile than the larger Lakers.
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Test your knowledge on how a town is saving salamanders, how Great Lakes ports fit into global shipping and some of the latest news around the region.
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There are billions of dollars and hundreds of thousands of jobs in Great Lakes shipping.
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In this Q&A, Lake Carriers’ Association President James Weakley talks Great Lakes shipping economy, ice breakers, the Soo Locks and more.
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Michigan is the current top consumer of Great Lakes water, followed by Ontario, Indiana, New York and then Quebec.
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There are thousands of shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, but you don’t need scuba gear to see all of them.
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An oil spill temporarily closed shipping traffic on the St. Marys River between Ontario and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.
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Researchers have found that ballast water regulation has been key in the fight against invasive species.
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The 2021 shipping season was a “bounce-back season,” which Great Lakes port administrators attribute to increased cargo and infrastructure improvements.