St. Clair River Area of Concern

St. Clair River Area of Concern The St. Clair was designated as one of the 43 Areas of Concern in accordance with Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (GLWQA). Remedial Action Plan (RAP) is an ongoing collaborative effort implemented by federal, provincial, and local governments as well as industry and public partners. There are 3 key stages of the RAP: Stage 1 is a detailed description of the environmental problem; Stage 2 identifies remedial actions and options; Stage 3 is the final document providing evidence that the beneficial uses have been restored and the AOC can be “delisted”. The St. Clair River, a key shipping channel in the Great Lakes Seaway system, flows 64 km from Lake Huron to Lake St. Clair. The Area of Concern covers 3350 km2 (335 000 ha). 2022-06-09 Environment and Climate Change Canada open-ouvert@tbs-sct.gc.ca Nature and EnvironmentEnvironmentOtherGreat Lakes Action Plan (GLAP)Area of Concernremedial and restorationbinational policyremediationpartnershipsbeneficial use impairmentsSt. Clair River View ECCC Data Mart (English)HTML https://data-donnees.ec.gc.ca/data/sites/areainterest/st-clair-river-area-of-concern/?lang=en View ECCC Data Mart (French)HTML https://data-donnees.ec.gc.ca/data/sites/areainterest/st-clair-river-area-of-concern/?lang=fr

The St. Clair was designated as one of the 43 Areas of Concern in accordance with Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement (GLWQA). Remedial Action Plan (RAP) is an ongoing collaborative effort implemented by federal, provincial, and local governments as well as industry and public partners. There are 3 key stages of the RAP: Stage 1 is a detailed description of the environmental problem; Stage 2 identifies remedial actions and options; Stage 3 is the final document providing evidence that the beneficial uses have been restored and the AOC can be “delisted”.

The St. Clair River, a key shipping channel in the Great Lakes Seaway system, flows 64 km from Lake Huron to Lake St. Clair. The Area of Concern covers 3350 km2 (335 000 ha).

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