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A has also been recovered from the river.
The is a new bridge project which began construction in 2019; it will directly connect in Canada to in the United States.
Cruise ships support tourism on the Great Lakes and dock at the Port Detroit passenger terminal downtown.
Following the , in which British regulars and Michigan militia nearly came to armed conflict on the ice-covered Detroit River, the United States built at Detroit to counter Britain's riverside at Amherstburg across the river.
It begins with an east-to-west flow from Lake St.
Several of these communities do not border the Detroit River but the term "Downriver" refers broadly to the cluster of 18 suburban communities that lie to the southwest of the city of Detroit and to the west of the Detroit River.
The only way a ship could travel out of the upper Great Lakes system was to travel down the Detroit River.