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GSGP Leads Aerospace Trade Mission to Mexico

In November, 2018 GSGP led a delegation of 8 Great Lakes companies from Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania to identify opportunities in Mexico's growing aerospace sector.  The mission was coordinated by…

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Celebrating the Compact’s 10 Years of Protecting the Great Lakes

October 3, 2018--Today marks the tenth anniversary of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact being signed into law by former President George W. Bush on October 3, 2008. 

 

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"Water in Its Place" Anniversary Video

As part of the ten-year anniversary of the passage of the Compact, we encourage you to watch "Water in Its Place," a video commemorating the tenth anniversary of the signing of the Great Lakes-St. Law…

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Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers Launch "Cruise the Great Lakes"

INITIATIVE AIMS TO BRING MORE CRUISE PASSENGERS TO GREAT LAKES

(MACKINAC ISLAND, MI) August 30, 2018 – Against the backdrop of a cruise ship docked at Mackinac Island, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder t…

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Smart Ships Action Plan Released

On August 10, the Governors and Premiers released a Smart Ships Action Plan. The action plan includes policy recommendations for the federal governments, states and provinces, and industry to help the…

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Regional Coalition Calls for Review of US Great Lakes Pilotage

On July 10, a regional coalition comprising government, industry, and ports called upon the US federal government to undertake a comprehensive review of the US Great Lakes maritime pilotage system. Th…

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Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers Add Five "Least Wanted" AIS

On May 4, 2018, the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers announced five additions to the list of “least wanted” aquatic invasive species. In 2013, the Governors and Premiers released the …

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2016-2017 Annual Report Available

The Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers 2016-2017 Annual Report is now available. Over the past twelve months, the Governors and Premiers propelled a forward-looking agenda to grow the r…

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Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers Open Three New Trade Offices

The Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers recently celebrated the opening of three new international trade offices in the Arab Gulf, South East Asia and South Korea. The trade offices loca…

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Great Lakes USA Increases Markets and Membership

The Great Lakes USA (GLUSA) is the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Governors’ and Premiers’ regional tourism consortium in the USA.  GLUSA’s goal is to promote, foster and encourage travel to and within …

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Global Reach Expanded

The  Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Governors and Premiers recently celebrated the opening of three new international trade offices in the Arab Gulf, South East Asia and South Korea. The trade offices l…

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Great Lakes Governors and Premiers advance Aquatic Invasive Species "Least Wanted" Actions

The Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers have identified the “least wanted” aquatic invasive species (AIS) that present an imminent threat to the Great Lakes St. Lawrence River region. In…

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Report on Productivity in the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Region

A report on productivity in the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Region was released on October 20, 2017.  The report was spearheaded by staff at Central Michigan University at the Direction of the Great Lake…

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