Monthly archive for June 2019

International Joint Commission Status of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement

These were the notes I took at the International Joint Commission, Status of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement  I thought it was very important others read my notes. Here is what we said about the Western Lake Erie Basin in the last draft: READ HERE June 18, 2019    - Milwaukee Wisconsin Round Table Discussion Meeting International Joint Commission (IJC) - Status of Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement 8 States - 2 Provinces of Canada  This IJC meeting is assessing progress of the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement and take suggestions from stakeholders and experts, the need for a united front is necessary to progress.  IJC needs to be the watchdog of the Great Lakes…not just Canada or USA - elevate and help the 2 parties in a partisan way.  This group has been taking science and using it to act as an advocate that can protect the public trust since 1972.  This meeting took recommendations for additional actions and priorities governments can undertake to improve water quality. A report will be published after data is reviewed about the findings from this meeting. Major Challenges for the next 10 years ~ need resolve  environmental education; as a curriculum forRead more