The March edition of the Great Lakes Hill Happenings is now available. This edition includes:

  • Updates on Great Lakes program-relevant appropriations letters for FY2014, including one supporting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative;
  • Legislative updates on Senate Committee Water Resources Development Act language on project authorization and the Harbor Maintenance Trust fund, the Great Lakes Protection Act that was introduced in the House and the Senate, and the final FY2013 Continuing Resolution;
  • Details of the Asian Carp Awareness Symposium (March 6) and the annual Great Lakes Congressional Breakfast (March 7); and
  • Information on upcoming events, including the release of the President's budget, expected Wednesday, March 10.

For more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of the Great Lakes Washington Program, Northeast-Midwest Institute.