Great Lakes-Seaway Shipping is Environmentally Smart

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River are precious, shared resources. Not only are they a marine highway, they are also a source of drinking water for millions of people, and a delicate ecosystem supporting diverse habitat and wildlife.

Great Lakes vessel operators, ports and terminals are all working to reduce their environmental footprint to help ensure that the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River remain healthy for future generations.

Select from the menu to read about the environmental benefits and performance initiatives taking place throughout the industry.

President Trump Puts Seal of Approval on Second Poe-sized Lock

Merchant ship (vessel) with two cranes passing locks in the Great Lakes, Canada in winter time. New locks ...

Army Corps to being construction of new Soo Lock

The service allocates an initial $32 million for the project, which was first authorized in 1986 (CLEVELAND) — ...

Life on a Freighter

Life on a Freighter Watertown Daily Times reporter Marcus Wolf, photographer Daytona Niles and WPBS-TV producers Tracy Duflo ...

Partner Spotlight – The Port of Detroit

  The Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority (DWCPA) has been operating since 1981 and is dedicated to advocating for ...