18 Aug International Riverprize – 2009
Winner: Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority | Lake Simcoe, Canada
The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) is a community-based environmental agency that was established to manage natural resources on a watershed basis, and to initiate local improvement programs. The LSRCA worked in partnership with communities and municipal, provincial and federal governments to deliver practical and costeffective local solutions to address a range of natural resource challenges, delivering programs in science and research, protection and restoration, and education and outreach.
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power | Lower Owens River, USA
Natural England | Avon River, UK
WWF Central America | Polochic Basin, Guatemala
Yellow River Conservancy Commission | Yellow River, China