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  •  45% of Canada’s industrial capacity is supported by the Great Lakes (Environment Canada).
  •  The Great Lakes Basin represents 40% of Canada’s economic activity (Environment Canada).
  •  Half of the manufacturing in Canada occurs in the Great Lakes Basin (Great Lakes Information Network).
  •  At present, auto manufacturing and steel production are the primary industries in the Great Lakes Region (NOAA, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory).