Our Work

Here’s some of the work we’re doing to ensure a healthy environment, strong economy and high quality of life for current and future generations.


Thanks for joining us in Green Bay!

Thank you for joining us in Green Bay for the 2022 Great Lakes Commission Semiannual Meeting — our first in-person meeting since 2019! Read the news release for more about meeting events and actions.


2021 Great Lakes Commission Annual Report

The 2021 Great Lakes Commission Annual Report is now available online! The GLC’s Annual Report includes remarks from Chair Todd L. Ambs and  Executive Director Erika Jensen. Read the report here.


Invasive Mussel Collaborative releases new tool

The Invasive Mussel Collaborative released a coordination tool to help protect the Great Lakes basin from the impacts of invasive mussels. Read more about the new “Dreissena Project Coordination Mapper” here. 


2022 GLC Federal Priorities for the Great Lakes

The GLC released its 2022 federal priorities, urging the Biden administration and Congress to invest in projects and programs that will protect the Great Lakes and accelerate the national economy. Read more about our priorities here.


Regional organizations release annual joint priorities for the Great Lakes

In advance of Great Lakes Week events, a broad binational coalition released shared priorities for restoring the Great Lakes and supporting the region’s economy. Read more about the joint priorities here.

The Advisor E-Newsletter: August 2022

In this edition: The 2022 GLC Semiannual Meeting in Green Bay; new tools from Blue Accounting, the Invasive Mussel Collaborative, and the HABs Collaborative; updates from the the Great Lakes Detector of Invasive Aquatics in Trade (GLDIATR) project; habitat restoration project updates and more.

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