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RIO BRAVO/ RIO GRANDE Total area: 656,100 km2

Countries

Area of Basin in Country km2 %

United States Mexico

TREATIES

AND

341,800 314,300

52.1 47.9

AGREEMENTS

International Boundary and W ater Commission – minute No. 289 – observation of the quality of the Water waters along the United States and Mexico border Treaty basin: Rio Grande Date: November 13, 1992 Signatories: Mexico, United States Boundary waters agreement between the United States of America and Mexico of 1987 Treaty basin: Rio Grande Date: November 10, 1987 Signatories: Mexico, United States Agreement of cooperation between the United States of America and the United Mexican States regarding pollution of the environment along the inland international boundary by discharges of hazardous substances Treaty basin: Frontier or shared waters Date: July 18, 1985 Signatories: United Mexican States, United States of America Agreement between the United States of America and the United Mexican States on cooperation for the protection and improvement of the environment in the border area Treaty basin: Frontier or shared waters Date: August 14, 1983 Signatories: United Mexican States, United States of America La PPaz az Agreement between Mexico and the United States of America regarding border water pollution, nuclear waste siting, and bilateral protection of the environment. Treaty basin: Frontier or shared waters Date: August 14, 1983 Signatories: Mexico, United States of America Recommendations for the solution to the border sanitation problems Treaty basin: Frontier or shared waters

Date: September 24, 1979

Signatories: Mexico, United States of America

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