Lake Michigan’s basin is conjoining with that of Lake Huron’s to the east and having the same surface elevation, Lake Michigan and Lake Huron are technically a single lake. The Straits of Mackinac Underwater Preserve lies at the northern tip of Lakes Michigan and Huron and tries to preserve Michigan’s shipwrecks for later generations. One of the shipwrecks that has been found is that of Sandusky.
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Scuba Diving in Erlichsee, Oberhausen – Rheinhausen, Baden-Wuerttemberg Germany
The center offers camping and new and very sanitary facilities. It is a recreational center where many sports are taking place. One of the most popular sports in Erlichsee is scuba diving.
It is a very easy to find spot with instant access right on the shore. The average depth is at 15 m / 49.2 ft and it reaches to a maximum depth of 22 m / 72.2 ft. There is no current and the type of the dive is fresh water. The dive site quality is good and it is perfect for all kind of divers experienced or not.
The activities that are offered by the site are night dive, first dive, dive training and orientation. While you dive you will be amazed by the variety of the fishes and the breathtaking beauty of the red huge craw-fishes. If you dive below 6 – 7 m /19 – 22 ft, the sight is zero so it is recommended that you will stay above where the sight is 3 – 5 m /9 – 16 ft.