It's time to dive once more into The Spoop Files! This week, Alex and Myia look below the placid surface of some Canadian lakes on the hunt for some of Canada's most famous Lake Monsters! Will they find what they're looking for, or will they be left up the creek without a paddle?
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http://www.ogopogoquest.com/index.php - Ogopogo Quest main website
https://www.livescience.com/42399-ogopogo.html - LiveScience Ogopogo description
http://americanfolklore.net/folklore/2010/07/ogopogo_the_lake_monster.html - Legend of Ogopogo
https://okanaganokanogan.com/2014/02/22/cryptozoology-is-dead/ - A sociological perspective on Ogopogo
https://mythology.net/monsters/ogopogo/ - Another Ogopogo description
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/monsters-murders-and-myths-canada-s-mysteries-1.809118 CBC Canada myth dump page. Links to other myths and mysteries, as well as more Ogopogo
http://www.alienlove.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=119 a fun conspiracy theorists page
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horned_Serpent the native legends and more info surrounding the Horned Serpent
http://www.lakechamplainregion.com/outdoors/search-champ The Search for Champ! Champ Tours! ALL that jazz.
http://www.lakechamplainregion.com/heritage/battle-history the Lake Champlain official tourism website’s history dump about Champy, Samuel de Champlain, and Lake Champlain itself. There are actually some fun pages on the main website itself. (it’s kind of a short history dump tbh)
http://www.native-languages.org/gitaskog.htm more native legends, and related mythological beings to the Gitaskog
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmoPIopT01U A SEA MONSTER DOCUMENTARY!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNFw6Cy15Pk MonsterQuest S01 E01 America’s Loch Ness Monster: The Monster of Lake Champlain (History Channel 2007)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claude_Dablon the jesuit guy from the story
http://www.native-languages.org/water-panther.htm a great native resource about the legend
http://www.mpm.edu/content/wirp/ICW-141.html#panther an Ojibwe tale of Mishipeshu
http://www.mythicalcreaturesguide.com/page/Mishipeshu a short summary