7-9 pm, Monday, August 6
water movement in the 5
water moves “downhill” from Lake Superior to the
2. Mix It Up!
Find out how the water in lakes moves with the seasons and changing water temperatures. Use dyes to track the upward movement of warm water and the downward movement of cold water as the water warms in summer and cools in the fall.
3. What Makes Waves?
Find out what causes waves on the
4. How Does
5. Lock Them Up
model of how a lock system works to find out how locks help ships move between
lakes on their path to the
Free! Adults and children encouraged to attend!
Refreshments will follow the program.
Sponsored by Keweenaw County Historical Society Sponsored by the Keweenaw County Historical Society, and conducted by the Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education, with funding from the Great Lakes Maritime Research Institute and The Wege Foundation.