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 Compact Quarterly E-Newsletter: August 2020

In this edition: 2020 Annual Meeting moving online, calls for Congressional investments in the Great Lakes Basin, Blue Accounting’s partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and more.

2019 Great Lakes Commission Federal Priorities

Investing in a National Asset: A Leadership Agenda for Great Lakes Restoration and Economic Revitalization • The Great Lakes Commission calls on Congress and the administration to protect and leverage the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River as vital economic and environmental assets. The priorities in this document outline specific investments that will strengthen our nation, create jobs, protect public health and revitalize communities.

2019 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Fact Sheet

With strong bipartisan support and a proven record of success, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is creating jobs and revitalizing struggling communities across the eight-state Great Lakes region.

The Advisor e-newsletter: January 2019

In this edition: Blue Accounting’s aquatic invasive species surveillance tools, a new video from the Invasive Mussel Collaborative, updates on ErieStat’s efforts to track Lake Erie phosphorus, information about grant opportunities, and much more!