Lake Shihwa Management Committee, an unified decision making body of the Lake Shihwa Watershed, was established by the Prime Minister’s Directive in November 2002 to coordinate different roles and to mediate conflicting interests of Lake Shihwa stakeholders. The Committee manages matters regarding improving the water quality of Lake Shihwa, preserving the environment, and establishing, implementing and evaluating comprehensive management plans. Under its structure, a working group, an advisory group, and a secretariat were organized.

Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Marine Environmental Policy Division
Doum6-Ro Sejong-City 339-012 Tel 82-44-200-5287
Secretariat for Shihwa Management Committee
Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology 787 Haeanlo, Ansan 429-744 Tel 82-31-400-6169