The Great Lakes Project is focused on the protection, restoration and maintenance of the region’s most critical natural systems while safeguarding the lakes from their most significant threats, such as aquatic invasive species.
The Nature Conservancy’s Great Lakes Project has identified six priority areas to build strategic success:
- Aquatic Invasive Species
- Climate Change Adaptation
- Coastal Systems
- Native Fisheries
- Northern Forests
Great Lakes News
On February 18, Conservancy experts join Detroit Public Television to discuss the importance of protecting the Great Lakes Northern Forests.
This month we talked to our Aquatic Invasive Species Applied Ecologist Andrew Tucker about what inspired him to lead a career in conservation and his work with the Great Lakes Project.
By developing the right policies, we are working to protect the Great Lakes from aquatic invasive species.
How does investing in timber production and road-stream crossings help people and nature? Learn from Conservancy experts in this video.
Watch this video to learn how The Nature Conservancy is working with partners to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species.
We protected an island in the Great Lakes! Watch this video to see aerial footage of the island and learn how you can support its protection.