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ST. LAWRENCE Total area: 1,055,200 km2

Countries

Area of Basin in Country km2 %

Canada 559,000 United States 496,100

TREATIES

AND

52.98 47.02

AGREEMENTS

An A ct to Amend the International Boundary W aters TTreaty reaty A ct: R egulations prohibiting the bulk Act Waters Act: Regulations removal of boundary waters from Canadian basins for any purpose. and licensing for projects affecting the level or flow of waters to the United States side of the border border.. Treaty basin: Frontier or shared waters Date: December 19, 2002 Signatories: Canada, United States of America Protocol amending the 1978 agreement between the United States of American and Canada on Great LLakes akes water quality quality,, as amended on 16.10.1983 Treaty basin: Great Lakes Date: November 18, 1987 Signatories: Canada, United States Supplementary agreement amending the agreement between Canada and the United States of America on Great LLakes akes water quality quality,, 1978 Treaty basin: Great Lakes Date: October 16, 1983 Signatories: Canada, United States Exchange of notes between the government of Canada and the government of the United States of America constituting an agreement with respect of article I of the convention between Canada ake of the W oods and the United States of America to regulate the level of the LLake Woods Treaty basin: Lake of the Woods Date: June 19, 1979 Signatories: Canada, United States 1978 agreement between the United States and Canada on Great Lakes water quality Treaty basin: Great Lakes Date: November 22, 1978 Signatories: Canada, United States Agreement constituting appendix I, relating to gross reductions in inputs of phosphorus to Lakes Superior and Huron to the Great Lakes water quality agreement of 1972 Treaty basin: Lakes Superior and Huron Date: November 21, 1973 Signatories: Canada, United States

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NORTH AMERICA :Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters  

This report focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing North America, a continent with about 6.5% of its area covered by surface fre...

NORTH AMERICA :Hydropolitical Vulnerability and Resilience along International Waters  

This report focuses on the challenges and opportunities facing North America, a continent with about 6.5% of its area covered by surface fre...

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