As the global climate changes, so do conditions in the Great Lakes. In coming decades, the Great Lakes are expected to see warmer waters, more frequent and intense storms, less ice cover and greater fluctuations in water levels.
Terms of Reference for a Public Advisory Group in support of Phase 1 of the Expedited Review of Plan 2014 by the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Adaptive Management (GLAM) Committee
- Jean‐François Belzile
Montreal Port Authority / RUSL
- Gilbert Cabana
Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
Sciences de l’Environnement
The IJC appointed…
Plan 2014 is the plan for regulating Lake Ontario outflows that went into effect in 2017. In two of the first three years after the plan was adopted, extremely wet conditions caused record floods on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River.