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September 25, 2018
A new report from economists at several universities shows that the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative’s ecological investments are producing jobs.
Washington Watch: House Interior Bill Funds Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Frustrates Administration
July 24, 2018
The U.S. House Interior and Environment finished debate on Thursday. The bill contains funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, water infrastructure and other restoration programs.
July 18, 2018
As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency works on it’s next three-year plan for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, we want robust public engagement.
June 19, 2018
The Great Lakes Compact is about how we sustainably manage the lakes—fresh water that more than 42 million people depend on for their drinking water in the United States and Canada.
June 1, 2018
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced a series of public engagement meetings to be held throughout the summer across the region.
May 23, 2018
This week in deliberations about the federal budget the Water Resources Development Act moved forward, but the Farm Bill stalled.
May 15, 2018
This week is a busy week in the U.S. Congress, as the House and Senate will be taking up several important matters pertaining to Great Lakes restoration and protection.
May 8, 2018
Congressman Mike Bishop wants to designate the week of Memorial Day as “Great Lakes Week” to highlight the importance of the Great Lakes and promote conservation efforts.
April 30, 2018
Water infrastructure in the Great Lakes region is crumbling, outdated, and leaking. According the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, over the next 20 years almost $180 billion is needed to repair and upgrade our drinking water and wastewater infrastructure.