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Water Levels & Climate Change

07 Apr

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Restoring Water Levels on Lake Michigan-Huron

April 7, 2016 | By |

A Cost-Benefit Analysis

A 2014 report from CGLR and Mowat calculated that if extremely low water levels persisted until 2050, the adverse effects on the Great Lakes economy could reach $18.82 billion (USD). Read More

21 Dec

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Vital Capital

December 21, 2015 | By |

Using Alternative Procurement and Financing Models to Capitalize on the ‘Infrastructure Moment’ in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Region

This paper identifies and analyzes existing and emerging models of alternative financing for infrastructure in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Region, particularly in partnership with the private sector, and explores opportunities for cross-border collaboration on infrastructure renewal.

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26 Jun

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Low Water Blues

June 26, 2014 | By |

An Economic Impact Assessment of Future Low Water Levels in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River

If future Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River water levels remain near the low end of the historic range for sustained periods, what could this mean for the enormous regional economy that depends on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River? Read More