IJC 10-yr review of the protection Great Lakes waters

The International Joint Commission (IJC) invites you to join a media webinar briefing at 1 p.m. (EDT) on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 regarding a draft consultants’ report on the Protection of the Waters of the Great Lakes.

The draft consultants’ report analyzes the progress the Great Lakes states and provinces have made over the last 10 years in defending the lakes from diversions, bulk exports and large-scale withdrawals. Members of the public will be invited to comment on the draft report from May 19 to June 30, 2015.

Following a presentation, you will have an opportunity to ask questions to technical experts and Commissioners.

Should you not be able to join the webinar and would like a PDF version of the presentation sent to you Tuesday, prior to the event, please contact Sarah Lobrichon, lobrichons@ottawa.ijc.org.

Instructions for participating in the webinar briefing:

Topic: Ten-year review of the Protection of the Waters of the Great LakesDate: Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Time: 1:00 pm, Easter Daylight Time

To start the online meeting:


Enter the meeting password: IJC

  1. Click “Join Now”.

Teleconference information: Participant dial-in number(s) : 613-960-7526 / 1-877-413-4814  (Canada) Participant pass code (English line): 2237659 Participant pass code (Bilingual, no translation): 2208132

Audio only available through telephone. For assistance:

  1. Go to https://gts-ee.webex.com/gts-ee/mc
  2. On the left navigation bar, click “Support”.
  3. Call 1-800-226-6338 or 613-941-9554