News Releases

The roundtables, listening sessions and public meetings this past summer and fall have been held, and we've heard a great deal from Great Lakes residents about how the lakes are faring, actions they're taking to restore and protect their part of the lakes, and discovering what’s most important…

The International Joint Commission (IJC) and the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA) met on October 8, on Cornwall Island to discuss issues of mutual concern, including the Grasse River Remediation project; and other issues related to the progress of governments in meeting the objectives of the Great…
The U.S. Geological Survey has developed a method that will support its popular StreamStats application for the first time in a watershed shared by two countries.

The International Joint Commission (IJC) announced today that it has appointed Suzie Miron, as a Canadian local member to the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River (ILOSLR) Board.  Ms. Miron is a city councillor for the district of Tétreaultville in Montreal.

The International Joint Commission (IJC) announced today that it has appointed Bill Reilich, Supervisor of the Town of Greece, New York, to the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River (ILOSLR) Board.
The International Joint Commission (IJC) has appointed ten new members from Canada and the United States to its Great Lakes Water Quality and Great Lakes Science Advisory Boards under the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (GLWQA) as well as to its Health Professionals Advisory Board. Members are…
The Great Lakes Commission, International Joint Commission and Great Lakes Fishery Commission today announced their endorsement of the Invasive Mussel Collaborative (IMC) as the Great Lakes Basin’s go-to forum for identifying priority solutions to the persistent invasive mussels problems facing the…

The International Souris River Study Board (ISRSB) has received a 12-month extension to submit its report to the International Joint Commission (IJC) investigating the operating plan for the dams as prescribed in the…

The International Joint Commission has announced plans to add two new members to the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River (LOSLR) Board.  

The International Joint Commission is launching a series of roundtables, community conversations and listening sessions this summer and fall to hear the public’s perspectives on how the Great Lakes are faring and what is most important when it comes to the health and vitality of the Great Lakes…