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Why the Great Lakes region is unique for rockhounds

Sep 13, 2023 09:13AM ● By Content Editor
Photo: Rock shovel. (Photo Credit: Great Lakes Now)

By  - Great Lakes Now - September 13, 2023

The Great Lakes, holds within its terrain a secret — rocks that possess stories as ancient as time itself. These unassuming formations are not just ordinary rocks; they are envoys of a bygone era, of continental shifts and testaments to the Earth’s ever-evolving narrative.

In this interview with geologist Kevin Kincare, we unravel the mystery behind why rocks in the Great Lakes are so unique. Join us as we delve into the depths of geology to understand the forces that have shaped these remarkable formations, and gain a newfound appreciation for the silent witnesses of our planet’s history.


To read the full story, visit the Great Lakes Now site here.