Keweenaw Waterway

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What’s Going On Under the Ice? A Cabled Observatory Gives Michigan Tech Researchers a Peek

Scientists at Michigan Technological University in the western Upper Peninsula turned several existing lab instruments into a sophisticated probe they have deployed all winter under the thick ice and snow covering the Keweenaw Waterway, which runs between Houghton and Hancock and connects two parts of Lake Superior. It’s the first time they’ve had a long look at what goes on under the water in winter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

Construction Begins on MTU's Great Lakes Research Center

Michigan Technological University celebrated the groundbreaking of its newest building last week on the shores of the waters that it aims to study and help protect. “It’s heartwarming to see this many people who are […]

08/08/2010

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