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by Crawford
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: The Search For Lake Michigan's Elusive Cisco.
Replies: 0
Views: 1293

The Search For Lake Michigan's Elusive Cisco.

https://s19.postimg.org/75gexexb7/z01.jpg Deep Waters: The Search for Lake Michigan’s Elusive Cisco https://s19.postimg.org/u86xwkysj/z02_bloater.jpg A male bloater, a type of deepwater cisco, collected from Lake Michigan. Photo by Katie Steiger-Meister/USFWS. In the early morning hours of a chilly...
by Crawford
Fri Dec 02, 2016 8:27 pm
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: The Mystery of the Missing Smelt
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Views: 1306

The Mystery of the Missing Smelt

The Mystery of the Missing Smelt Before we address the issue of what happened to the smelt in Lake Superior, we need to know where they came from and what they did when they invaded the Great Lakes. Where Did They Come From? Smelt are an Atlantic Ocean fish that spawns in freshwater. To help ensure...
by Crawford
Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:42 am
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: Richard H. and Indian
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Views: 2447

Richard H. and Indian

RichardH.jpg The 19 ton fishing tug Richard H. was 43.8 feet in length with a beam of 12 feet. She was a steam powered vessel built at Marinette, WI in 1923. The fish tug was owned by William Prue of Green Bay, WI in 1938. Captain McKay, who purchased the Richard H. in 1939, said he had recently re...
by Crawford
Thu Oct 27, 2016 5:04 am
Forum: In The News And On The Net
Topic: Kenosha Fishing boat lost in 1936 winter storm.
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Views: 1782

Kenosha Fishing boat lost in 1936 winter storm.

Archival Revival: Fishing boat lost in 1936 winter storm on lake Published January 11, 2016 BY DIANE GILES http://www.kenoshanews.com/contact_us/index.php?to=dgiles Eighty years ago next Sunday, the families of the men who worked in Kenosha’s commercial fishing industry paced the floors with worry....
by Crawford
Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: Videos of Great Lakes Commercial Fishing
Topic: Last Lift On Lake Huron For Fish Tug Chinook
Replies: 1
Views: 1983

Re: Last Lift On Lake Huron For Fish Tug Chinook

Here's a Lake Superior lift for Whitefish.

by Crawford
Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:34 pm
Forum: Videos of Great Lakes Commercial Fishing
Topic: Last Lift On Lake Huron For Fish Tug Chinook
Replies: 1
Views: 1983

Last Lift On Lake Huron For Fish Tug Chinook

The final lift after 60 years of service on Lake Huron.