Healing Our Waters Great Lakes Coalition

The Great Lakes provide drinking water for 30 million people—we can’t afford to stop our efforts to protect and restore them.

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There’s more work to do to restore the Great Lakes. Let your Member of Congress know why restoration is important to you!
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Keep up with the latest Great Lakes news coming out of Washington, D.C., and learn how it could impact our region.
Senate Committee Passes Water Bill with Great Lakes, Invasive Carp Provisions

Senate Committee Passes Water Bill with Great Lakes, Invasive Carp Provisions

The U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee today advanced the Water Resources Development Act of 2022, a key step in ensuring Congress passes this critical biennial water infrastructure legislation. The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is supporting several provisions in the bill.

IN YOUR STATE

Learn how Great Lakes restoration is benefiting your state, as well as what work is left to do.

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Illinois

Illinois

is home to an ecologically rare ravine ecosystem being restored.

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New York

New York

is known for more than just majestic Niagara Falls.

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Indiana

Indiana

is home to the Indiana Dunes National Park.

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Ohio

Ohio

borders the most productive of the Great Lakes.

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Michigan

Michigan

borders four Great Lakes.

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

is home to the rare and restored Presque Isle State Park.

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Minnesota

Minnesota

is home to over 10,000 lakes.

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin

has many restored working rivers and waterways.

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ISSUES

 

Learn about the Great Lakes issues we work on and the manageable solutions we support.
OUR MEMBERS

Since 2004, the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition has been harnessing the collective power of more than 170 groups representing millions of people, whose common goal is to restore and protect the Great Lakes.