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Lakeshark! A new book by Alan D. Roebuck

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“Lakeshark! Invasion of the Asian Carp.” Alan D. Roebuck This is a fiction/fantasy novel. Prominently featuring Grand Haven and Beaver Island, this book begins with reality and takes off from there. Two young and beautiful biologists, Lisa Brown and Emily French, track Asian Carp as the carp make their move from the Mississippi River into Lake Michigan. The biologists are caught up in a series of events as the carp grow, evolve, mutate and begin to attack people. Meet three couples on break from college looking for adventure, Officer McFadden, the Doc, a coroner, and a revered captain of the coast guard as the unthinkable happens.
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Sugaring - One good thing about our recent weather.

I am no expert, but I would think our latest batch of frigid weather with the clear skies and subzero temperatures, must be good to get the maple trees all "revved up" for some maple syrup in the coming weeks. It may be a little early, but I got a feeling we will have some more cold weather in our future and it may be time to get our buckets ready.
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Advertise With SurfGrandHaven.Com

Please consider advertising your business with SurfGrandHaven.com. This website is intended to show what a Great Place Our Community is to "Work, Live and Play". For information on advertising please email info@surfgandhaven.com, or call 616-402-2185.
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Winter Forecast 2014-2015

After careful consideration of many factors and forty years experience, I have prepared the winter forecast for the 2014-2015 season. Please read below and see how I do....
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Beach Erosion

I recently received an article from Alan Roebuck who writes about a recent experience at the Grand Haven shore. Enjoy!...
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Webcam is Up

The new webcam is currently undergoing some image programming that will fine tune the picture to correct focus and direction.
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Surfrider Reopens Martins Beach!

Surfrider a non-profit international organization has won a legal case in northern California to reopen a popular beach for surfers and beach goers. For more information go to Surfrider.org.
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Fishing Report For Friday September 26

Captain Matt Whitney of Whitney Charters has got the latest fishing conditions on the big lake. A complete list of all of the fishing reports for this summer is in the Marine Section. Also included is the latest report below....
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Water Temperature Prediction

If you been to the beach this summer, and survived the winter of 2013-2014, you are well aware of the cold water of the lake and that we could still see ice by the pier for most of April this year. The first 7 months of 2014, have been well below average for temperature and well above average for precipitation. Read below for what that means for water temperature for the rest of summer........
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Surf Advisory-Pier Safety Updated for September 10, 2014

Beginning Wednesday September 10th a strong cold front will bring high winds and large waves to the west coast of Michigan. The piers in Grand Haven and Holland will be extremely dangerous during this time....
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