The Life on Lake Erie Photo Contest has been a signature activity of the Commission since 1992. The photo contest captures the places and activities that make Lake Erie a Great Lake. The general public is invited to participate to this annual call for photo entries. Please find in this section winners of the most recent Life on Lake Erie Photo Contests. Stay tuned for more information on public viewing of the winning photos in 2021.
The Annual Life on Lake Photo Contest 2022 contest will accept photos taken between August 1, 2021 and July 31, 2022. A 2022 entry form will be posted on this site by March of 2022. All entries for the 2022 Photo Contest must be submitted by July 31, 2021.
Lake Erie Protection Fund
Lake Erie Protection Fund grants address priorities established in the Lake Erie Protection & Restoration Plan.
Thank you for your interest in the Lake Erie Protection Fund (LEPF). The Ohio Lake Erie Commission is currently reviewing its program priorities to determine how the fund will be best utilized in 2022 and report recommendations at future quarterly meetings. Any additional announcements on the LEPF for 2022 or future years will be posted on this Lake Erie Protection Fund page.