Welcome to the Great Lakes Action Center

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Welcome to the Alliance for the Great Lakes Action Center. Your voice, when combined with thousands of advocates around the lakes, can make a difference!


Join our Action Network to receive our monthly e-newsletter and urgent action alerts. And take action on the issues below.



Tell Congress: Support Long-Term Great Lakes Restoration Funding
Despite a record of success, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative comes up for renewal each year in Congress and is subject to budgetary whims. Tell Congress to support a five-year funding commitment to bolster this critical Great Lakes program.
Tell Great Lakes Governors: Reject Waukesha's Request to Divert Great Lakes Water
Waukesha, Wis. -- a city outside the Great Lakes basin -- has applied to divert Great Lakes water. But the city's request doesn't meet legal requirements. Tell the Great Lakes governors to reject Waukesha's request.
Tell your Senator: Protect the Great Lakes from Invasive Species
The U.S. Senate is considering legislation that would weaken rules to stop invasive species from entering the Great Lakes via ships' ballast water discharge. Tell your senator to protect the Great Lakes by opposing this legislation!