In September 2016, the International Joint Commission (IJC) was requested by the Canadian and US governments to conduct an in-depth study to investigate the causes and impacts of flooding in the Lake Champlain-Richelieu River watershed, with emphasis on the record spring 2011 flooding, and…
The Current March 2020
In 2011, Lake Champlain and the Richelieu River suffered from a record flood. According to a new report, this was caused by warm, wet and windy spring weather that followed near-record winter snowpack, and human changes to the lake and river.
The Current January 2020