The Great Lakes are an incomparable freshwater resource.
Unexpected Voices of the Great Lakes will kick off with a talk by renowned Canadian photographer and long-time friend to Lake Ontario Waterkeeper, Edward Burtynsky. A panel discussion will follow, highlighting the connection between the Great Lakes and quality of life for the millions who rely on them for recreation, commerce, drinking water, and spiritual fulfillment.
- Allan Jamieson – member of the Wolf Clan of the Cayuga People
- Sandy Smith Cunningham – educator from Nichols School in Buffalo
- Jill Jedlicka – executive director of Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper