|Chicago from 6 inches above the waterline
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View from Chicago River South fork, to the main river channel
Dead building along the River.
What remains of the I&M canal
Latex fishes swim all over the river.
Some interesting items I found along the banks of the river.
Barges on the South Fork.
Looking towards Archer, I-55, and a rail bridge near 28th and Ashland.
Chicago River North Branch's brown water flowing around a bend
Approaching the Central Street bridge as darkness begins to fall
A Great Blue Heron, at Isle a la Cache
A White Egret, north of Isle a la Cache
Oil refinery, Romeoville
Ominous Hofmann Tower, Hoffman Dam, Desplaines River
Lockport Prairie Warning Sign and Fishnet Rapids (if you can read the sign, your already in the rapids... not exactly a beforehand warning)
Little Calumet River (View of the Ashland Bridge from under the I-57 Bridge)
My son and a friend paddling inside a partially sunken ship on the Little Calumet River
Interesting sign located at the 131st and Ashland boat ramp.
Illinois Beach State Park (Zion Nuclear Plant in distance)
DuPage River pool upstream from Channahon dam (which was destroyed by heavy rain, 7/96)
Junction of Grass Lake and Fox River
I&M Canal Lock at Channahon
A very dry I&M Canal at Gebhard Woods
A recliner, under a bridge in Morris.
The CTC#1 at Dock in Lake Calumet
J.P. Ford at its slip at 130th street
Marquette Park Lagoon partially drained due to a sewer rupture nearby.
My son, paddling hard.
Tampier Lake's sandbar pokes up at the end of the season.
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