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Lake Michigan Sand Waves
Lake Michigan Sand Waves
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Title: Lake Michigan Sand Waves

Description: Calm Lake Michigan morning while sampling dead and dying fish for viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV). This virus has recently emerged in the Great Lakes and caused severe epidemics in many fish species.

Location: Lake Michigan near Sheboygan, WI, USA

Photographer: Gael Kurath
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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 1.08 MB
Dimensions: 2427 x 1944
Resolution: 72 dpi

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