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Great Lakes Ice Cover Nearing 1979 Record

(WLNS) – The Great Lakes are close to setting a great record. That’s because on average, they’re 85 percent frozen.

“We’re really close to setting a record this year for ice cover, so that would be really exciting and fun,” said Randy Schaetzl, MSU Department of Geography. 239 more words


Lake Erie 94 Percent Ice

(WLNS) – The latest cold snap has had a freezing effect on Lake Erie.

The Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab says ice has formed over 94 percent of the lake. 25 more words