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COASTAL RESILIENCY

ECOSYSTEM HEALTH

COMMUNITY ACTION

We are the Niagara Coastal
Community Collaborative

What we do

We optimize and expand local action to build a healthy and resilient Lake Erie coastal ecosystem that supports the community’s economic, recreational,

spiritual, and environmental needs.

Our Goals

01

Local stakeholder groups have a venue for collaboration in building a healthy and resilient Lake Erie coastal ecosystem

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Community members are aware of the importance of a healthy and resilient Lake Erie coastal ecosystem, potential threats, actions underway, and opportunities for involvement

02

The actions of Local Stakeholder Groups are mutually reinforcing towards building a healthy and resilient Lake Erie coastal ecosystem

05

Activities of the local stakeholder groups are aligned with broad Lake Erie basin wide ecosystem management

03

Local stakeholder groups have sufficient technical and scientific information to identify causes of impairment and take effective action

GET INVOLVED

Become a
Citizen Scientist 

Help us monitor the coast and become a steward of the Great Lakes.

Most people want resilient Great Lakes but they don't know how or where they can help. If you love your Lakes and want to contribute, volunteer with Niagara Coastal. Whether you want to ensure beaches are clean or contribute to water quality and coastal data, we have an opportunity for you.

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Discover our
ecological priorities

Members of the Niagara Coastal Community Collaborative have agreed on three Ecological Priorities to guide our activities

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PRIORITY 01

Nature-based shorelines

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PRIORITY 02

Healthy
Beaches

PRIORITY 03

Habitat
& Species

OUR INITIATIVES

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Contribute to an ever-expanding coastal monitoring network

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Collect and share recreational water quality information with the public