International Joint Commission (IJC)
More than a century of cooperation protecting shared waters

Newsletter Archive


05/17/2016 - Welcome, Addressing Microplastics and More - IJC Great Lakes Connection, May 17, 2016

04/15/2016 - IJC Newsletter - See, Hear Results of New Great Lakes Poll

03/08/2016 - IJC Newsletter - Events in Rainy-Lake of the Woods, Concluding our Microbeads Series

02/17/2016 - IJC Newsletter - Microbeads, 2016 Events, Great Lakes Water Quality Comments, Red River Nutrient Management 

01/20/2016 - IJC Newsletter - Protection of the Waters of the Great Lakes

12/09/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Mercury from Beyond the Great Lakes, More

11/06/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Great Lakes Stories, and Updates from our Fall Semi-Annual

10/07/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Osoyoos Forum, Social Media Health Monitoring, More

09/09/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Areas of Concern, Lake Superior Conservation, Alewives

09/09/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Areas of Concern, Lake Superior Conservation, Alewives

08/10/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Getting Involved in Rainy-Lake of the Woods, Rideau Canal, and Great Lakes 

07/07/2015 - IJC Newsletter - The Latest on Lake Erie Algae

06/17/2015 - Comments Due on Great Lakes Protection, Rainy River Levels, Air Quality Progress

05/12/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Spring Semi-Annual Reports, Infographics and Photos

04/14/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Survey Results, Ice Breaking and Algae Action Plan

03/18/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Send Us Your Spring Photos

02/26/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Marking Great Lakes Day and Invasive Species Week

01/30/2015 - IJC Newsletter - Lake of the Woods, Flame Retardants, and a New Great Lakes Director

12/20/2014 - Greetings from IJC

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FOCUS on International Joint Commission Activities was the IJC newsletter from 1995 to 2010. It has information on IJC activities, articles on issues, changes in board membership, a calendar of events, and reviews of IJC reports.

The bilingual version of FOCUS was launched in Spring 1999; FOCUS had previously contained summaries and occasional articles in French.

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2009 Spring      
2008   Summer         Fall  
2007 Spring   Fall  
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2005 Spring Summer    
2004 Spring Summer Fall Winter
2003 Spring/Summer   Fall/Winter   
2002 Spring Summer Fall Winter
2001 Spring Summer   Winter
2000 Spring Summer Fall Winter
1999 Spring Summer Fall  
1998 Spring Summer   Winter
1997 Spring Summer   Winter
1996 Spring Summer   Winter
1995  Spring Summer   Winter


Other Great Lakes Newsletters can be found on the Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN).