The Spoop Files Podcast

Case File #16: Memphré - Myth or Mystery?

August 29, 2018

This week on The Spoop Files, Alex and Myia find themselves submerged once more as they tackle the mysterious resident of lac Memphrémagog in Québec. But will Memphré prove too elusive for even our hosts to uncover? Listen along to find out!

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Supplementary Files

Creature Feature - Memphré

https://www.mysteriesofcanada.com/quebec/lake-memphremagog/ - An article on Memphré from Mysteries of Canada, which is quickly becoming one of our favourite sources

http://www.memphre.com/ang.html - Website for the International Dracontology Society of Lake Memphremagog, created by none other than Jacques Boisvert himself

https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/quebecs-lake-memphremagog_n_1966470 - A Huffington Post article about Memphré

http://www.magogquebec.ca/en/creature-of-lake-memphremagog/ - A tourism website about Magog, Québec, which briefly discusses Memphré

http://kingdomgames.co/in-search-of-memphre/ - Official site for the “In Search of Memphré” yearly swim

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/mythical-quebec-monster-on-canadian-coin-1.1126968 - CBC News article about the Memphré coin

Sightings

http://www.memphre.com/grenier-page.htm - A rendering of what Jean Grenier saw

Skeptic’s Corner

http://guide.sportsmansguide.com/adventures/problem-northern-pike-vermont/ - Article describing the recent appearance of Northern Pike (not the band) in Lac Memphrémagog

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humpback_whale - Humpback whale’s Wikipedia page, for size and dietary/habitat comparisons

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