Loreen Niewenhuis is an author, adventurer, and dynamic speaker.
She has completed a trilogy of 1,000-mile adventures exploring the Great Lakes and has authored three books about these adventures.
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I love watching the ice recede in the spring.
Today I walked along the shores of Lake Michigan in Leland, Michigan.
The shelf ice is stacked in places, eroding into strange shapes and bridges and icebergs.
There are places where a layer of thin ice has broken, revealing what lies beneath.