International Joint Commission Urbanization Symposium Held in Chicago - Stepping Stone to 2007 Biennial Meeting on Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement in Chicago in June 2007.
The Science Advisory Board of the International Joint Commission hosted
an “International Symposium on Urban Impacts – Global Lessons for
the Great Lakes” in
The Conference featured over 20 presentations on the topic of
Urbanization and its effects on water quality from Canadian and American
experts, as well as presenters from
The outcomes of this Symposium will ultimately be used by IJC Commissioners in formulating advice on urbanization to senior levels of federal, state, provincial and municipal governments.
The 2007 Biennial Meeting will be held in
The Symposium’s agenda and other information are available upon request to Doug Alley in the IJC’s Great Lakes Regional Office at AlleyD@windsor.ijc.org or (519) 257-6703.