Government of Canada: Great Lakes Protection Initiative

Support action at the local level to restore water quality and ecosystem health by implementing projects identified in Great Lakes Areas of Concern Remedial Action Plans to restore water quality and ecosystem health in Canadian Great Lakes. The Initiative focuses on 8 priority areas for action: working with others to protect the Great Lakes, restoring Great Lakes Areas of Concern, preventing toxic and nuisance algae, assessing and enhancing the resilience of Great Lakes coastal wetlands, evaluating and identifying at risk nearshore waters, reducing releases of harmful chemicals, engaging Indigenous Peoples in addressing Great Lakes issues, and increasing public engagement through citizen science