Shared Vision Planning


Upper Great Lakes Study

A follow-on to the extensive Shared Vision Planning study on Lake Ontario, the International Joint Commission's Upper Great Lakes Study will use a Shared Vision Planning approach to look at potential regulation schemes for the upper Great Lakes.

Key Features

  • Large geographical scale
  • Transnational basin

Partners: International Joint Commission;


This project aims to maximize stakeholder participation in developing regulation plans for the Upper Great Lakes, thereby addressing various interests along these key international bodies of water.