The cumulative impacts of past, present, and potential mining in the transboundary Lake of the Woods Rainy River basin has been a concern and an understudied topic for many years.
As climate change influences the conditions in the Osoyoos Lake Basin, it is important for the International Osoyoos Lake Board of Control to better understand how hydrologic conditions resulting from future climate scenarios interact with the current lake-level rule curve and drought criteria…
There is currently no streamlined on-line system for the pubic or internal users to view all data collected within the St. Croix River Watershed.
Several different entities and governments, including the IJC, are responsible for the management of, and setting regulations, permits and other requirements for the waterbodies within the St. Croix River watershed.
Since the International Watersheds Initiative (IWI) started 25 years ago, the IJC has looked for new approaches to applying its principles.