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Celebrating the Compact’s 10 Years of Protecting the Great Lakes

October 3, 2018--Today marks the tenth anniversary of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact being signed into law by former President George W. Bush on October 3, 2008. 

 

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"Water in Its Place" Anniversary Video

As part of the ten-year anniversary of the passage of the Compact, we encourage you to watch "Water in Its Place," a video commemorating the tenth anniversary of the signing of the Great Lakes-St. Law…

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Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers Launch "Cruise the Great Lakes"

INITIATIVE AIMS TO BRING MORE CRUISE PASSENGERS TO GREAT LAKES

(MACKINAC ISLAND, MI) August 30, 2018 – Against the backdrop of a cruise ship docked at Mackinac Island, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder t…

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Smart Ships Action Plan Released

On August 10, the Governors and Premiers released a Smart Ships Action Plan. The action plan includes policy recommendations for the federal governments, states and provinces, and industry to help the…

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