15 astonishing facts about the great lakes

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Lake Superior is really big, part five

We tend to measure cities by their sizes and those city sizes are really just an explanation of how many people live there. We say that New York is “big” because millions of people live there. Well, about a hundred million lake trout are estimated to live in Lake Superior. And that’s just one kind of fish. Lake Superior is home to about fifty different kinds of fish.

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