Lake Michigan has the dubious honor of being the deadliest Great Lake, with more than half of the drowning fatalities occurring there in any given year.

This year is no different. Already the Great Lakes Surf Rescue Project (GLSRP) reports 16 people have died in Lake Michigan among the Great Lakes’ 32 fatalities so far, and we’re only now getting into the heavy swimming season.

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