Great Lakes Overviewed
• Climate in the Region
• The Report
• Technical Background
• For Teachers
• Migrating Climates
• Water Resources
• Sense of Place
• Solutions where we Live
• Reducing our Emissions
• Managing our Response
• Ten Personal Solutions
The Great Lakes region of Canada and the United States is an expansive area that is home to a rich and complex set of ecosystems. Some of the impacts of climate change will be uniform throughout this region, while others will be more localized. Choose a state or province and find out about the potential impacts of climate change on the environment, human health, and the economy.
Survey the region:
Illinois | Indiana | Michigan | Minnesota | New York
Ohio | Ontario | Pennsylvania | Wisconsin
Greater Prairie Chicken -- Illinois State Photo Gallery.
Brook Trout -- Gerald C. Bucher.
Canvasback -- National Park Service, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
Leopard Frog -- John Maguson.
Loon -- US Fish and Wildlife Service, Art Weber.
Moose -- USDA Forest Service, Superior National Forest.
Piping Plover -- National Park Service, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
Swallowtail -- US Fish and Wildlife Service, James C.Leupold.
White Trillium -- Ohio Department of Natural Rescources, Mike Williams and Tim Daniel.
• New York