Loreen Niewenhuis is an author, adventurer, and Great Lakes speaker. She has completed a trilogy of 1,000-mile adventures exploring the Great Lakes and has written three books about the Great Lakes [A 1,000-Mile Walk on the Beach *a Heartland Indie Bestseller*, A 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Walk *winner of the Great Lakes Great Reads Award*, and A 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Island Adventure]. To learn more about her work, or to book her as a speaker, go to http://LakeTrek.com
Rivers often run to lakes which, in turn, flow to our oceans. Our waters are connected.
In order to have healthy waters, we need to care about the creek in our backyard, the mighty river flowing through a major city, the intertwined Great Lakes, and our oceans.