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Water Availability of the Great Lakes

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/water-availability-of-the-great-lakes/
The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system on Earth

The Great Lakes

The Great Lakes are the largest freshwater system on Earth. However the basin has the potential for local shortages, according to a new basin-wide water availability assessment by the USGS.

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