Great Lakes Now

Rising Waters

Clip: Episode 5 | 4m 55s Video has closed captioning.

Heavy precipitation has brought a lot of water into the Great Lakes basin, and the results are visible all along the shoreline: submerged docks, flooded roads, vanishing beaches, water lapping at some coastal homes. Many frustrated property owners will have to repair or rebuild after the waters go down. But for the shipping industry, the high water is beneficial.

Aired: 08/20/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning