International Joint Commission http://wamc.org en Study Group Issues Report on Flood Mitigation http://wamc.org/post/study-group-issues-report-flood-mitigation <p></p><p></p><p>A U.S.-Canadian study group has delivered its flood mitigation recommendations for the Lake Champlain and Richelieu River basin following record flooding in 2011. Sat, 03 Aug 2013 02:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 70625 at http://wamc.org Study Group Issues Report on Flood Mitigation US-Canada Study Group Releases Flood Report http://wamc.org/post/us-canada-study-group-releases-flood-report <p></p><p></p><p>A joint U.S.-Canadian study group says there is an urgent need to spend about $14 million to study floodplain planning and forecasting in the Lake Champlain basin. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 70362 at http://wamc.org US-Canada Study Group Releases Flood Report VT, NY and Quebec Seek Public Input on Lake-River Flood Plans http://wamc.org/post/vt-ny-and-quebec-seek-public-input-lake-river-flood-plans <p></p><p></p><p>The international organization that deals with shared waterways between the U.S. and Canada is seeking public input on designing a study to mitigate future flooding on Lake Champlain and the Canadian river it flows into.<br><br>The International Joint Commission formed the International Lake Champlain - Richelieu River Plan of Study Workgroup after record spring floods in 2011 did tens of millions of dollars in damage. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 17:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58388 at http://wamc.org VT, NY and Quebec Seek Public Input on Lake-River Flood Plans VT, NY and Quebec to Design Lake Study Plan http://wamc.org/post/vt-ny-and-quebec-design-lake-study-plan <p></p><p></p><p>The international organization that deals with issues in the Lake Champlain area is working to design a study to find ways to reduce future flooding in the lake and the Canadian river that drains it.<br><br>The International Joint Commission was created by the governments of the United States and Canada more than a century ago to manage waterways in both countries. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 00:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58343 at http://wamc.org VT, NY and Quebec to Design Lake Study Plan