Frozen Lake Michigan & the Mighty Mac — Michigan in Pictures

Frozen Lake Michigan & the Mighty Mac by Shelbydiamondstar Photography This will probably be my last pic for a little while from the Straits. Just couldn’t pass up Shelby’s shot! She writes: A frozen Lake Michigan provided the dramatic icy foreground for the Mighty Mac! I ‘m always in awe over the ever-changing and fascinating […]Frozen … Continue reading Frozen Lake Michigan & the Mighty Mac — Michigan in Pictures

Great Lakes on the Rise in 2020 — Michigan in Pictures

Precarious by Mark Swanson mLive reports that the six-month water level forecasts show a high-end forecast that could surpass all other modern water levels for some of the Great Lakes: For the last three months, Lake Michigan and Lake Huron (which shares the same lake water level because they are linked) have set monthly record […] … Continue reading Great Lakes on the Rise in 2020 — Michigan in Pictures

Candle Ice on Lake Michigan — Michigan in Pictures

https://www.youtube.com/embed/0o0yQAcLQx4?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Yesterday my photos and videos of an odd phenomenon on the Lake Michigan shore in Leelanau County got featured by Tanda Gimter on mLive who writes in part: …some of the ice-crystal creations that suddenly appeared on a Leelanau County beach last weekend had photographers excited about their find – and a little baffled. … Continue reading Candle Ice on Lake Michigan — Michigan in Pictures

Great Lakes on the line: It’s time to act on Asian carp — Michigan in Pictures

https://www.youtube.com/embed/YnZp1jtOhR0?version=3 Doing it again this summer, photo by Kevin Povenz If Asian carp ever get into the Great Lakes, fun in boats as shown above could well be a thing of the past. These invasive fish jump out of the water when disturbed by noise and vibrations. With an average weight of 30-40 pounds and … Continue reading Great Lakes on the line: It’s time to act on Asian carp — Michigan in Pictures

LAKE MICHIGAN: PORT ONEIDA EDITION

Port Oneida, photo by JamesEyeView Photography Just one of the many staggering vistas that await you on the Pyramid Point Trail in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. View the photo background bigtacular and see more in James’ The Great Lakes slideshow. PS: If you head this way the weekend of August 11-12, be sure … Continue reading LAKE MICHIGAN: PORT ONEIDA EDITION