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.

Partner Spotlight – Andrie, Inc.

Founded in 1988 by Barbara Andrie and currently run by her son Stan, Andrie, Inc. provides diverse marine ...

Sen. Schumer Wants $5 million Upgrade to Seaway Visitor’s Center

Sen. Schumer, flanked by North Country officials and lawmakers, speaks to the press outside the Dwight. D. Eisenhower ...

Soo Locks Could be Upgraded by 2030 if Federal Funding is Approved

An ore ship passes through the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., June 10, 2005. Vessels large ...

New Soo Lock That Could Employ Thousands in Michigan Pushes Forward

The Zelada Desgarnes, a cargo ship flying under the flag of Barbados, enters the Soo Locks headed to ...

Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation Honors Employees for Years of Service

                            MASSENA -- Members of ...

Water Levels: Now Versus Then, Lessons Learned

What a difference a year makes. This time last year, the Lake Ontario level was 31 inches above ...