Great Lakes Commission Library

The Library houses Great Lakes Commission publications, project reports, and various products. Our most recent items are listed below.  Please use the search tool or browse by category if you’re looking for a specific item.   If you need help finding library items, project information, or materials from inactive projects, please submit your inquiry here

The Advisor e-newsletter: March 2018

In this edition: GLC names Darren Nichols new executive director, news from the recent GLC Semiannual Meeting and Great Lakes Day in Washington, release of a framework to improve Western Lake Erie through water quality credits, GLRI funding, and more.

2018 Great Lakes Commission Federal Priorities

An Agenda for Great Lakes Restoration and Economic Revitalization: The Great Lakes Commission calls on Congress and the Administration to take actions that will further protect and leverage the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River as vital economic and environmental assets. The priorities in this document outline investments that will create jobs, protect public health and revitalize struggling communities.

2018 Great Lakes Regional Priorities

Library | Priorities for Sustaining Great Lakes Restoration and Economic Revitalization A Joint Agenda for the Great Lakes Region: March 2018  |  Download PDF Restoring and protecting the Great Lakes is an enduring, bipartisan priority for the people of the Great...

The Advisor e-newsletter: February 2018

In this edition: registration is still available for the 2018 GLC Semiannual Meeting and Great Lakes Day, information on the 2018 Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program RFP, Great Lakes priorities for the 2018 Farm Bill, Blue Accounting launches major effort to protect sources of drinking water, and more.

The Advisor e-newsletter: December 2017

In this edition: GLC and Lawrence Tech champion new initiative to stop stormwater pollution through technology, Blue Accounting website launched, full funding for GLRI moves through congress, information on the GLC-Sea Grant Fellowship, and more.

The Advisor e-newsletter: October 2017

In this edition: updates from the GLC 2017 Annual Meeting in Duluth, GLC supports the Soo Locks Modernization Act, green infrastructure grants were awarded, proceedings from a recent oil transportation symposium were released, and more.

The Advisor e-newsletter: September 2017

In this edition: GLC celebrates Little Rapids Restoration Project completion, GLC awarded funding to assess GLRI impact on influencing farmers to improve Great Lakes water quality, our 2016 Annual Report, and more.

2016 Great Lakes Commission Annual Report

The Great Lakes Commission’s annual reports include a look at the our revenues and expenses and remarks from our chair and executive director with updates on our project and advocacy work throughout the year.