Welcome to the Great Lakes Action Center
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: Keep Plastic Microbeads Out of the Great Lakes
Tiny plastic particles in personal-care products like soaps and facial scrubs are washed down the drain and end up in the Great Lakes. Tell Congress: Keep microbeads out of the Great Lakes and all of our waterways!
Tell Your State Legislators: Keep Plastic Microbeads Out of the Great Lakes
Tiny plastic particles in personal-care products like soaps and facial scrubs are washed down the drain and end up in the Great Lakes.Tell your state legislators: Keep microbeads out of the Great Lakes!
Tell Congress: Support Immediate Steps to Keep Asian Carp Out of the Lakes
Asian carp are knocking on the door of the Great Lakes. Recent sampling detected carp DNA within a city block of Lake Michigan in Chicago. Tell Congress to force progress on immediate and long-term steps that safeguard our lakes from invasive species.
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 your congressman to support a long-term funding commitment to bolster this critical Great Lakes program.