Tag: Lake Michigan

  • Interesting facts about the Great Lakes

    Interesting facts about the Great Lakes

    The Great Lakes are five large lakes in east-central North America. They hold 21% of the world’s surface fresh water. They are lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. Hydrologically, there are only four lakes, because lakes Michigan and Huron join at the Straits of Mackinac. Due to their sea-like characteristics (rolling waves, sustained winds, […]

  • Interesting facts about Lake Michigan

    Interesting facts about Lake Michigan

    Lake Michigan is one of the five Great Lakes of North America and the only one located entirely within the United States. The other four Great Lakes are shared by the U.S. and Canada. Lake Michigan is the third largest Great Lake by surface area and the sixth largest freshwater lake in the world. It […]