Office of the Great Lakes

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Michigan's Office of the Great Lakes leads efforts to protect and restore our state’s waters. The team works with partners to support sustainable coastal communities, restore degraded waters, manage water quality and quantity, and prevent aquatic invasive species.

We are committed to our mission to ensure a healthy environment, strong blue economy, and high quality of life, and are honored to serve the people of Michigan.

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What's New:

St. Clair River reaches milestone in recovery

Menominee River Restoration meets 2 major recovery goals

GLC Green Infrastructure Grants for Small Communities

"How You Dune?" Survey Launched to Protect Coast

Smithsonian's Water/Ways coming to Michigan in 2018


   State of the Great Lakes Reports Archive

   Aquatic Invasive Species

   Water Use

   Ballast Water

   Michigan Great Lakes Protection Fund

   MI Great Lakes Plan

  Great Lakes Restoration at Work - Interactive Map

  IJC Upper Great Lakes Study Microsite


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Pure Michigan