Managing Fish Quotas between Canada and the United States

This case study, authored by Melissa Haeffner tells the story of inter-boundary natural resource management in the Lake Erie (Canada-United States) region facilitated by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission. As an advisor, you have been called upon to propose mechanisms for building adaptive capacity. Download teaching case here.

Special thanks to Professor Ellen Marsden and Professor Donna Parrish for their critical review of this case. A teaching note is also available for class usage by contacting

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