Lake Superior

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  • Bibliography

    Comprehensive References

    Agassiz, Louis. Lake Superior. [Facsimile of 1850 Edition] Huntington, NY, 1974. View Full Entry
    Bro, Kim. Special Designation for Wisconsin's Lake Superior Basin Waters. [Horizons, Fall 2002, pp. 2-3.] Ashland, 2002. View Full Entry
    Burnham, Guy. Lake Superior Country. [Browzer Americana Series, #1] 1975. View Full Entry
    Greenberg, J. K., ed.. Proceedings and Abstracts: 32nd Annual Institute on Lake Superior Geology, Held at the Mead Inn, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, May 1 and 2, 1986. Madison, 1986. View Full Entry
    Hickey, Caroline, Project Editor. Guide to Scenic Highways & Byways. [Third Edition] Washington, 2007. View Full Entry
    Kassulke, Natasha. Welcome Aboard!. [Wisconsin Natural Resources, 29:1, Ffeb. 2005, p. 16.] Madison, 2005. View Full Entry (Full text available)
    Lesstrang, Jacques. Cargo Carriers of the Great Lakes. [Previously published as Lake Carriers] NY, 1981. View Full Entry
    Mattes, Bill. Indicators Show Gichigami Warming. [Mazina'igan, A Chronicle of the Lake Superior Ojibwe, Spring 2009, p. 5.] Odanah, 2000. View Full Entry
    Sigurd Olson Environmental Institute. Lake Superior. [Special Issue of Horizons, FAll 2002] Ashland, 2002. View Full Entry
    Pohlman, et al. (ed.). Wisconsin Land Legacy Report. Madison, 2006. View Full Entry
    Radke, Lissa. Lake Superior Binational Forum. [Horizons, Fall, 2002, pp. 4-5.] Ashland, 2002. View Full Entry
    Roach and Ingram. End of an Era. [Wis. Conservation Bulletin, 38:2, Mar/Apr '73, p.22.] 1973. View Full Entry
    Wiener, Rob, Ed.. Lake Superior. [Northbound, Vol. 27, #2, Summer 2007.] Eagle River, 2007. View Full Entry

    Major References

    ****. Great Lakes, or inland seas of America. New York, 1868. View Full Entry (Full text available)
    ****. On the Great Lakes. [Baltimore Sun, March 10, 2019, p. 14.] Baltimore, 2019. View Full Entry (Full text available)
    Alexander, Jeff. Pandors's Locks. East Lansing, 2009. View Full Entry
    Ashworth, William. Late, Great Lakes. Detroit, 1986. View Full Entry
    Bogue and Palme. Around the Shores of Lake Superior. Wisconsin, 1979. View Full Entry
    Dempsey, Dave. On the Brink. Detroit, 2004. View Full Entry
    Dennis, Jerry. Living Great Lakes, The: Searching for the Heart of the Inland Seas. New York, 2003. View Full Entry
    Disturnell, John. Upper lakes of North America. New York, 1857. View Full Entry (Full text available)
    Grove, Noel. Superior Way of Life. [National Geographic V.184 #6 Dec 1993 p.70] Washington, 1993. View Full Entry
    Irvine, Cyndy. Mary Lincoln and Her Visit to Wisconsin's Wild Region. [Wisconsin Magazine of History, 95:4, Summer 2012, pp. 2-11.] Madison, 2012. View Full Entry
    Kaczur, Kory. KBJR: ISLAND LIVING POSES UNIQUE CHALLENGES, GREAT LAKES ISLANDS INITIATIVE SETS TO CREATE SOLUTIONS. [Northland College Website, Posted June 26, 2017] Ashland, 2017. View Full Entry (Full text available)
    Kandell, Jonathan. By the Shores of Gitche Gumee. [Smithsonian, Vol. 42, #2, May 2011, pp. 68-73.] Washington, 2011. View Full Entry
    North of Superior Tourism Association (NOSTA). Lake Superior Circle Tour Travel Guide 1984. Thunder Bay, Ontario, 1984. View Full Entry
    Shelton, Napier. Life of Isle Royale. [Natural History Series] Washington, 1975. View Full Entry
    Teale, Edwin Way. Journey into Summer. [The American Seasons Series (The Second Season); Paperback] New York, 1981. View Full Entry
    US, Commerce, Dept. of, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Coast Survey. Lake Superior. [Great Lakes Chart 14961] Washington, DC, 1996. View Full Entry
    Young, Gordon. Superior-Michigan-Huron-Erie-Ontario: Is It Too Late?. [National Geographic, V.144 #2 Aug 1973 p.147] Washington, 1973. View Full Entry

    Minor References

    Riley, et al.. Gift that Spawns Great Lakes Fisheries. [Wisconsin Natural Resources, Vol.35, #5, October, 2011, pp. 15-18.] Madison, 2011. View Full Entry (Full text available)
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    Fish Stocking

    "A Gift that Spawns Great Lakes Fisheries" in Wisconsin Natural Resources states that, among other species, the Les Voigt Fish Hatchery in Bayfield grows lake trout, and they are placed in Trout Lake and Lake Superior, among other lakes.

    Ice Coverage

    "On the Great Lakes" in the Baltimore Sun reported that the ice coverage on Lake Superior on March 8, 2019, was ay 95%. At this time of year in 2018 it was about 50% and in 2017 only 7%. This was the first time in four years that Superior has had more than 90% ice coverage. It was due to weather patterns that held frigid air over the region in January and February.