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Flute Reed River Photographs

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Shoreline photos

2002 Oblique Photo - click to enlarge
2007 Oblique Photo - click to enlarge

[about these photos]

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These oblique aerial photographs along the north shore and parts of the St. Louis River estuary were collected in 2002 and 2007 with funding through Minnesota's Lake Superior Coastal Program, under Project 306-12-02: Oblique Aerial Photos of St. Louis County's Lake Superior Coast to Enhance GIS Systems

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The Flute Reed River at its best:



2008 Spring snow storm:


Spring thaw flowing over ice:



Spring snow melt:



Rain event:



Exposed red clay banks:



Brown water from Flute Reed into Lake Superior:



The river dries up some summers:


Photo credits: Rick Schubert

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