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Lake Champlain flooding May 2011
Vermont Governor's Office

The International Joint Commission Lake Champlain-Richelieu River Study Board held a series of virtual hearings this week in English and French to update cross-border interests on a study investigating potential flooding mitigation options for Lake Champlain and the river it flows into.

Lake Champlain flooding May 2011
Vermont Governor's Office

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.

International Joint Commission

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.