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Climate Change Hits the Great Lakes [Gallery]

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, greenliving, protection )

- 1561 days ago -
For the first time this century, the Great Lakes are over 80% frozen. And it's all thanks to a Polar Vortex.

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Daniel Partlow (179)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 7:35 am
We must fight climate change NOW!

Bob hardly here P (394)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 7:45 am
Thanks Cher

Kamia T (89)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 12:37 pm
Shades of the movie "The Day After Tomorrow." Wonder if we're going to keep ignoring everything until we HAVE pushed our planet into a new ice age?

Birgit W (160)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 2:12 pm

Barbara K (60)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 4:21 pm
Some lakes here are frozen solid (smaller ones, not the Great Lakes), and it will take a long time for all this ice to thaw and it is projected that we will have a cool summer. Geesh, enough of the cold, we want summer. Lake Michigan is nearly frozen over. I am 20 miles from there.

. (0)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 5:12 pm
Great pictures, Cher. Thanks for sharing.

Betty Kelly (4)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 5:32 pm
So what happened to Global Warming?

S J (130)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 6:03 pm
How about water animals? thanks

Colleen L (3)
Thursday February 13, 2014, 10:42 pm
Great article. Thanks Cher

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Friday February 14, 2014, 8:01 am
noted, shared on fb & twitter

Sara P (57)
Friday February 14, 2014, 11:02 am
Thanks Cher.

Elizabeth M (65)
Sunday February 16, 2014, 8:27 pm
Noted in awe - has it ever been 80% frozen before, and does this include the Canadian side of the lake?
Thanks Cher. Will have to look this up, as I too would like to know about the fish and other marine life.
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