Ground water for public water supply at Windigo, Isle Royale National Park, Michigan

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U.S. Geological Survey , Lansing, Mich
Water-supply -- Michigan -- Isle Royale National Park, Groundwater -- Michigan -- Isle Royale National
Statementby N.G. Grannemann and F.R. Twenter ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. National Park Service
SeriesOpen-file report -- 82-567, Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- 82-567
ContributionsTwenter, F. R, United States. National Park Service, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL13606717M

GROUND WATER FOR PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY AT WINDIGO, ISLE ROYALE NATIONAL PARK, MICHIGAN by N. Grannemarm and F. Twenter ABSTRACT Three test holes drilled at Windigo in Isle Royale National Park in indicate that the ophitic basaltic lava flows underlying the area contain little water at depths less than feet and cannot be Author: N.G.

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Ground water for public water supply at Windigo, Isle Royale National Park, Michigan. [N G Grannemann; F R Twenter; United States. National Park Service.; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. Ground water for public supply at Windigo, Isle Royale National Park, Michigan - Glacial and post glacial geological history of Isle Royale National Park, Michigan - Links Ground water for public water supply at Windigo Projects, Publications and Information for Accounting Unit - Lake Superior Surface Water Stations in Michigan - Ground Water Stations in Michigan.

The book Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails & Water Routes by Jim DuFresne (ISBN ) is an excellent resource, describing the regions and routes in experienced detail. Both are available at the information offices on the island, but are most useful for planning your trip before arrival.

Isle Royale National Park is a pristine island wilderness area. Its rocky cliffs and jagged coastline stand in stark contrast to the blue surface of Lake Superior.

The island is 45 miles long and 9. The Dockside Store does not sell fishing licenses; however, the Lodge Office, located around the Harbor from the store does sell Michigan Fishing Licenses.

A license is not required to fish on any inland lake on Isle Royale, but it is required for any fishing on Lake Superior including its bays and harbors.

Isle Royale & Keweenaw Parks Association. IRKPA is a member-supported, nonprofit cooperating association that supports Isle Royale in many ways. Photo Courtesy Alison Pontynen. Read The Greenstone Park Newspaper.

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Your one-stop trip planning guide. Park Entrance Fees. Isle Isle Royale National Park charges a daily $7 per person entrance fee. All Federal. The island of Isle Royale is located in Lake Superior, southeast of Thunder Bay, Ontario. It consists of the main island, which is 45 miles long and up to 9 miles wide, but the full park area encompasses a total area of square miles, including submerged lands, which extend miles out into Lake Superior.

Accommodations are simple — pit toilet, no electricity or running water. The park provides furniture, water filter, cooking equipment, utensils, cooler, and a libary; the selected artist must supply campstove fuel, sleeping amenities, food, and art supplies.

Isle Royale is a remote wilderness and all visitors must be well prepared. Michigan" inand to "Ground-Water Data for Michigan" in Areas covered by published reports that describe ground water in Michigan are shown in figure 3 and listed in table 1.

In addition, publications dealing with ground water Author: G.C. Huffman, C.R. Whited. Isle Royale (/ ˈ r ɔɪ əl /, ROY-əl) is an island of the Great Lakes, located in the northwest of Lake Superior, in is part of the U.S. state of island and the surrounding smaller islands and waters make up Isle Royale National Park.

Isle Royale is 45 miles (72 km) long and 9 miles (14 km) wide, with an area of square miles ( km 2), making it the Highest point: Mount Desor. With the arrival of summer, the national parks begin to fill with RVs, minivans, SUVs, and tour buses. Fifty years ago, Americans in their wood-paneled station wagons might linger in a national park for a week or two, but today many visitors try to tag as many parks as possible on their too-short vacations.

Except at Isle Royale, that is. Michigan's Isle Royale National Park is one of the least visited national parks, and the most revisited.

Formed by the world ’ s largest lava flow and sculpted by glaciers for millennia, the island rises from the depths of Lake Superior (which might as well be an ocean when you look at its size and behavior) and is accessible only by sea vessel or by float plane.

#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Isle Royale National Park “ From here, you can begin your hike, water taxi to more remote areas if the island, or simply stay at the lodge and book an excursion on the Sandy, rent a kayak, or read out on the deck.

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Geological Survey Fact Sheet (update to USGS Fact Sheet. The final stop on our North Shore adventure was Grand Portage Lodge and Casino (and RV Park), seven miles south of the Canadian border. This quiet little campground, carpeted in golden wildflowers, was our gateway to a wilderness archipelago, Isle Royale National Park.

The forecast was for cloudy skies and chance of rain when we headed out. A: Because the nature of planning a trip to Rock Harbor Lodge, and Isle Royale National Park is so complex, we require our guests to make a reservation with someone on the phone (or email) to ensure that your lodging accommodation dates with us match the schedule of the transportation line of your choice.

Houghton is located in the north-central portion of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, accessible by either federal highway US or state highway M It is the mainland headquarters of Isle Royale National Park and home of Michigan Technological University. (The Isle Royale visitor center is downtown on the Portage Canal.).

THE inevitable word for Isle Royale, the largest island in Lake Superior, is "remote." When my year-old son, Andrew, and I were planning our six-day camping trip there last August, we were. ISRO Geologic Resource Evaluation Report 1 Executive Summary This report accompanies the digital geologic map for Isle Royale National Park in Michigan, which the Geologic Resources Division produced in collaboration with its partners.

It contains information relevant to resource management and scientific research. Isle Royale is the least visited National Park in the U.S., but with the highest rate of “return visits” of any park in the U.S.

That pretty much says it all.

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If you go during shoulder season as I recommend, you could be one of as few as 12 guests on the 45 mile island. Park Isle Royale National Park State Michigan Country United States Phone Number () Directions View on Google Maps Official Website View Website Coordinates ° N, ° W Unknown price Tent Only - Hike In: 4 SitesPhone: () ABSTRACT The U.S.

Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the city of Ann Arbor, Mich., investigated the ground-water/ surface-water relations along the lower reaches of Honey. Isle Royale National Park. A small ways off the rocky cliffs of the East End of Isle Royale, 65 feet below the icy waters of Lake Superior, an antique bathtub can be found rusting among the wreckage of an old passenger ship.

This bathtub once furnished the Captain’s quarters of an extravagant steel steamer. Northern Michigan Beaches, outdoor concerts, art fairs, championship golf, "fresh pick" orchards and incomparable water sports in the summer; unmatched Fall colors;cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling in the Winter.

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Isle Royale sounds like an island, but the park is really an archipelago of small islands. This makes the park a mélange of land and water.

By Bob Pahre from National Parks Traveler - J   Isle Royale National Park is an archipelago of islands located in the middle of Lake Superior near Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Due to its remote location, extra planning is required to visit this National Park that boasts over a hundred miles of trails with 36 campsites scattered across the main island and its neighboring islets.

Rock Harbor Lodge: Housekeeping Cabins - Good Family Option indoors! - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Rock Harbor Lodge at Tripadvisor. Isle Royale National Park Tourism4/5.

As noted in an earlier post, my Isle Royale trip was turning into not only a misadventure, but a debacle. Hot temperatures, a heavy pack, lack of sleep, and not enough water due to inadequate water filtration and depleted fuel resources due to too much boiling water put me in a fix.

This all culminated at McCargoe Cove.The Holocene vegetation history of Isle Royale National Park, Michigan, U.S.A Article in Canadian Journal of Forest Research 33(6) Author: Robyn Flakne.