For immediate release: February 26, 2015 | Download News Release PDF
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission supports legislation, introduced today by Rep. Candice Miller (R-Mich.) and Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), directing federal agencies to take immediate actions to prevent the spread of Asian carp and ... Read More »
For immediate release: February 25, 2015 | Download News Release PDF
Washington, D.C. – New strategies for addressing large-scale problems like nutrient pollution were highlighted at the Semiannual Meeting of the Great Lakes Commission, which concluded today in Washington, D.C.
Congressman David Joyce (R-Ohio), in addressing the Commission ... Read More »
For immediate release: January 19, 2015 | Download News Release PDF | View Report Webpage
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission today released a report concluding a nine-month effort to determine whether water quality trading is economically feasible in the Lower Fox River Watershed.... Read More »
For immediate release: December 12, 2014 | Download PDF
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission supports legislation introduced yesterday by Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) and Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), supported by a bipartisan group of members of Congress, that would reduce the risk of Asian carp ... Read More »
Download HR 5764 – GLRI Group Letter – December 2014
Seven regional Great Lakes groups weighed in today with the Great Lakes congressional delegation in support of legislation being considered this week that formally authorizes funding for a comprehensive restoration program for the Great Lakes. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative ... Read More »
For immediate release: November 11, 2014 | Download News Release PDF | Download Fact Sheet PDF
Collective effort is restoring “Michigan’s most beautiful mile”
Muskegon, Mich. – After years of decline, new funding will support the efforts of federal, state and local agencies, veterans groups, and ... Read More »
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-16 Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship! For full details and information regarding how to apply, please click the link below.
2015-16 Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship
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The Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting took place Sept. 29-30 in Buffalo, N.Y. To view resolutions, presentations, meeting materials and news releases from the meeting, please click on the link to the meeting archive below. Thank you!
GLC Meeting Archive
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For immediate release: October 1, 2014 | Download PDF
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission is inviting comments on a draft report that evaluates the potential benefits and risks surrounding the transport of crude oil in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River region.
The report consists of ... Read More »