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 Lake Erie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lake Erie (ee ree) is is one of the five large freshwater Great Lakes in North America, among the world's largest such lakes.
During the 1970s, Lake Erie's future was jeopardized by the overabundance of phosphorus in the water, which resulted in rank smelling algal blooms fouling both cobbled and sandy beaches.
Lake Erie's shallowness also makes it particularly prone to seiches, especially during storms, when the lake water tends to pile up at one end of the lake.
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 Encyclopedia topic: Lake Erie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lake Erie itself is the world's 13th largest natural lake, if the Caspian (A large saltwater lake between Iran and Russia fed by the Volga River; the largest inland body of water in the world) and Aral Sea (A lake east of the Caspian Sea lying between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan) s are counted.
Lake Erie is the shallowest of the Great Lakes and became famously polluted in the 1960s (The decade from 1960 to 1969) and 1970s (The decade from 1970 to 1979) (see Swill (Wet feed (especially for pigs) consisting of mostly kitchen waste mixed with water or skimmed or sour milk)).
Lake Erie's shallowness also makes it particularly prone to seiche (A wave on the surface of a lake or landlocked bay; caused by atmospheric or seismic disturbances) s, especially during storms, when the lake water tends to pile up at one end of the lake.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/la/lake_erie.htm   (716 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Erie, Lake, United States (U.S. Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
Lake Erie is partially icebound in winter and is usually closed to navigation from mid-December to the end of March.
The principal U.S. cities on the lake are Buffalo, Erie, Cleveland, and Toledo; all are ports with heavy industry.
The battle of Lake Erie (Sept. 10, 1813), a naval engagement in the War of 1812, led successfully by the U.S. leader Oliver H. Perry against the British, was fought at Put-in Bay.
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 Encyclopedia: Lake Erie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Battle of Lake Erie, sometimes also referred to as the Battle of Put-in-Bay, was fought on September 10, 1813 in Lake Erie off the coast of Ohio during the War of 1812.
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Lake Ontario seen from near Wolcott, New York Lake Ontario, bounded on the north by Ontario and on the south by Ontarios Niagara Peninsula and by New York State, is one of the five Great Lakes of North America.
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 Lake Erie - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Lake Erie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The most southerly of the Great Lakes, it is bounded on the north by Ontario, Canada; on the south and southeast by Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York State; and on the west by Michigan.
Lake Erie is an important link in the St Lawrence Seaway.
It is linked to Lake Huron by Lake St Clair and the St Clair and Detroit rivers, and to the Hudson River by the New York State Barge Canal.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Lake+Erie   (297 words)

  
 Lake Erie Facts and Figures
Lake Erie is the eleventh largest lake in the world (by surface area), and the fourth largest of the Great Lakes in surface area and the smallest by volume.
Lake Erie is the shallowest of the Great Lakes and is especially vulnerable to fluctuating water levels.
Lake Erie is the warmest and most biologically productive of the Great Lakes, and the Lake Erie walleye fishery is widely considered the best in the world.
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 Read about Lake Erie at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Lake Erie and learn about Lake Erie here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lake Erie is primarily fed by the Detroit River (from
Cleveland, Ohio are located on the shores of Lake Erie.
Lake Erie is the shallowest of the Great Lakes and became famously polluted in the
encyclopedia.worldvillage.com /s/b/Lake_Erie   (521 words)

  
 Battle of Lake Erie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The decisive victory of the Americans over the British fleet ensured American control of the lake and the Northwest Territory during the War of 1812, opened supply lines, and improved American morale after a series of U.S. defeats in the Great Lakes theater.
The British had been blockading the port of Erie, Pennsylvania during the summer of 1813, but on August 1 they unexpectedly withdrew.
Due to the outcome of the battle, Britain retreated from Detroit and lost control of Lake Erie for the remainder of the war.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Lake_Erie   (761 words)

  
 Metro Parks - Lake Erie
Lake Erie Metropark, a 1,607-acre recreational facility, features a panoramic view of Lake Erie along its three-mile shoreline.
One of the premier hawkwatching sites in North America, Lake Erie Metropark is host to migrating waterfowl in the spring and fall, and birds of prey in the fall.
Due to warm water currents, ice fishing along the Lake Erie shoreline is not recommended.
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 Lake Erie Islands State Park (Catawba, Kelleys, South Bass)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lake Erie, the smallest of the Great Lakes, is shallow--allowing for violent storms with high waves.
Lake Erie has high nutrient levels and warm temperatures which produce greater numbers and varieties of fish than any other Great Lake.
The five areas comprising Lake Erie Island state parks were added to the state park system in the early 1950s.
www.dnr.state.oh.us /parks/parks/lakeerie.htm   (1128 words)

  
 Lucky Strike - Lake Erie fishing charters - Lake Erie walleye fishing charters
is a premier Lake Erie Charter boat fishing Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Canadian waters of Lake Erie for trophy walleye, steelhead trout, smallmouth bass and yellow perch or the New York and Canadian waters of Lake Ontario for salmon and trout.
Fishing charters on Lake Erie provide entertainment for a wide variety of customers ranging from youth anglers to the masters of the game, female and minority anglers to businessmen entertaining their customers who love the outdoors.
Our great lakes fishing is recognized as some of the best freshwater fishing in the world and Lake Erie has been dubbed "the walleye capital of the world" Pound for pound we simply out-produce most other areas of the lake.
www.lakeeriecaptain.com   (851 words)

  
 Lake Erie --  Britannica Student Encyclopedia
So many ships have been wrecked on Lake Erie that it has been called the “marine graveyard of the inland seas.” The shallowest and stormiest of the Great Lakes of North America, it has a maximum depth of only 210 feet (64 meters).
It is fourth in size among the five Great Lakes with a length of 241 miles (388 kilometers) and an area of 9,910 square miles (25,667 square kilometers).
The lake is irregularly shaped, with Saginaw Bay indenting the coast of Michigan.
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 Lake Erie walleye fishing trip and smallmouth bass fishing charter on Lake Erie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Lake Erie is a shallow lake compared to the other Great Lakes making for good habitat for the walleye existence and reproduction.
Lake Erie fishing future outlook for walleye is very favorable due to the excellent hatch of the past year.
Lake Erie tributaries in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York are also a great place to fish for the fighting small mouth bass, steelhead and salmon during the spawn time of each.
www.fishlakeerie.com   (449 words)

  
 The Battle of Lake Erie
Daniel Dobbins, a Great Lakes shipmaster living in Erie, was assigned by the Navy to direct construction until experienced builders arrived.
To celebrate the centennial of the battle in 1913, Erie citizens raised the hulk and rebuilt her, using many of the old timbers.
On September 10, 1988, the Niagara was launched in Erie ceremonies marking 175th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie and the ensuing peace between the United Kingdom and the United States.
www.brigniagara.org /battle.htm   (597 words)

  
 Lake Erie
Lake Erie is the smallest of the Great Lakes in volume (119 cubic miles) and is exposed to the greatest effects from urbanization and agriculture.
Because of its fertile soils, the basin is intensively farmed and is the most densely populated of the five lake basins.
Lake Erie Coastal Ohio is a nonprofit organization linking more than 300 sites across the Ohio lakeshore into a trail of history and adventure.
www.great-lakes.net /lakes/erie.html   (1175 words)

  
 Lake Erie Center - Home
The University of Toledo's Lake Erie Center is an interdisciplinary research and education center dedicated to solving environmental problems at the land-water interface and bay-lake exchanges in the Great Lakes - the world's largest freshwater ecosystem.
The Lake Erie Center assembles within a single facility programs and expertise in aquatic conservation, bioremediation and restoration, coastal zone processes, environmental chemistry and hydrology, ecology and ecosystem management, fishery genetics, geography and land use planning, bioeconomics, limnology, remote sensing and environmental monitoring.
The location of the Lake Erie Center on the shore of western Lake Erie at the mouth of the Maumee River provides lake access and proximity to agricultural and wetland habitats; at the gateway to the upper and lower Great Lakes.
www.lakeerie.utoledo.edu   (570 words)

  
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Lake Erie News - Lake Erie Board of Directors Meeting - Monday, Dec. 12, 7 pm at Hawken Lower School - All are welcome..........The VSC Candy Cane meet on Dec. 18 is full.
The objectives and primary purpose of Lake Erie Swimming, Inc. (LESI) shall be the education, instruction and training of individuals to develop and improve their capabilities in the sport of swimming.
LESI shall promote swimming for the benefit of swimmers of all ages and abilities, in accordance with the standards, rules, regulations, policies and procedures of FINA, USA-Swimming and LESI and its Articles of Incorporation.
www.lakeerieswimming.com   (119 words)

  
 Erie, Lake on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
It is part of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system and is linked to Lake Huron by the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair, and St. Clair River, and with Lake Ontario by the Niagara River (Lake Erie's only natural outlet) and the Welland Canal.
Swissray and Lake Erie Regional Cooperative Ink DR Agreement.
Bessemer and Lake Erie appointed Steven R. Bender.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/E/ErieL1ak.asp   (586 words)

  
 2nd Option Home Page
From its geological foundation to its role in building America, its lure for early settlers to its near-demise by industrial run-offs, Lake Erie is a shining example of ecological restoration and hope.
Head to the lake for a day of boating or fishing, or create nostalgia with a visit to the oldest continuously operating lighthouse on the Great Lakes.
The Lake County Getaway Renaissance offers $50 million in new/renovated hotels, BandB's and unique dining on the east side of Lake Erie.
www.circle-erie.com   (989 words)

  
 The Lakeside Association, Lakeside, Ohio, 43440, The Chautauqua on Lake Erie.
The Lakeside Association, Lakeside, Ohio, 43440, The Chautauqua on Lake Erie.
It is a place that seamlessly blends opportunities for worship and fellowship; the pursuit of education and cultural interests; and experiencing the many entertainment and recreational activities we offer.
Nestled on the Marblehead Peninsula with awe-inspiring views of Lake Erie and the Islands, Lakeside is a very special place which can be enjoyed anytime of the year.
www.lakesideohio.com   (465 words)

  
 NYSDEC Lake Erie Weekly Fishing Report
Cold, wind, and plenty of snow continue to plaque Western New York as the Lake Erie snow machine shifted into high gear over this past week.
The longterm forecast is for more of the same and it looks like wintertime conditions have settled in on the Lake Erie tributaries.
There continues to be little fishing activity on the Upper Niagara River this week as heavy lake winds keep the river murky.
www.dec.state.ny.us /website/dfwmr/fish/hotline.html   (530 words)

  
 Lake Erie Systems provides Genicom, Lexmark, TI, OKI Okidata printers and printer repairs, printer repair parts, ...
Lake Erie Systems provides Genicom, Lexmark, TI, OKI Okidata printers and printer repairs, printer repair parts, printer maintenance kits, printheads, options and supplies.
Lake Erie Systems specializes in new and refurb Genicom, Lexmark, Texas Instruments and Okidata printing solutions including printers, printer repair parts, printer upgrades and printer repair services.
For the end-user, we have reliable, high quality heavy duty printers for every application, plus all the consumables and options that may be necessary.
www.fastprinters.com   (157 words)

  
 Lake Erie Geology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Ohio Geological Survey's Lake Erie Geology Group researches and documents the geologic framework and processes of Lake Erie and its coast.
The Lake Erie Geology Group uses three research vessels, the 48-foot GS-1, 14-foot GS-2 and 25-foot GS-3.
The larger two vessels are equipped with sidescan-sonar GPS and towable underwater video cameras, which are used for mapping bedrock and sediment distribution on the lake bottom.
www.ohiodnr.com /geosurvey/lakeerie/lakeerie.htm   (162 words)

  
 The Lake Erie Quality Wine Alliance
The Lake Erie Quality Wine Alliance invites you to tour and taste the diverse selection of award-winning wines produced by our member wineries.
The scenic tour along the Lake Erie Shore provides a perfect setting for you, your family and friends to discover our quality wines.
Spanning 40,000 acres in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York, the Lake Erie viticultural region has a 150 year tradition of excellence in grape growing and winemaking.
www.lakeeriewine.com   (109 words)

  
 Lake Erie Fishing Charters-charter boat fishing
Because Lake Erie offers the best walleye, smallmouth bass, and perch fishing found anywhere.
Along with perch, Lake Erie is a sport fishing paradise.
If you haven't fished Lake Erie, you are missing out on an experience to be long remembered.
www.lake-erie-charters.com   (253 words)

  
 Athletics
(Painesville, OH – Dec. 13, 2005)- A solid showing by Lake Erie College’s 2005 fall sports teams has generated an unprecedented number of individual award winners for the Storm.
The win is the first for Lake Erie, as Mount Union has beaten LEC by more than 20 points in the past two season of play.
(Columbus, Ohio) - Lake Erie College's men's basketball team's offense was shook by Capital University, Saturday, in the Storm's 72-59 loss in the Championship round of the Capital Classic.
www.lec.edu /athletics   (833 words)

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