Key regional climate change and conservation resources are listed and linked by region and by state below.
– Great Lakes Information Network, Coastal Management in the Great Lakes Region
– Midwest Greenhouse Gas Reduction Accord, (CO2 cap and trade rule finalized in 2010, but informally suspended)
– The Nature Conservancy, Climate Change in the Great Lakes Region: Adapting Conservation Efforts for a Sustainable Future
– Union of Concerned Scientists, Confronting Climate Change in the U.S. Midwest, 2009
– US EPA, Midwest Impacts and Adaptation
– US Global Change Research Program, Regional Climate Change Impacts, Midwest
Below are lists of the states and territories in the Land Trust Alliance’s Midwestern Region, which includes the Great Lakes. Click on a state or scroll down to access relevant conservation resources and state-specific climate change information.