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Ontario Announces Members of Advisory Panel on Climate Change

The advisory panel on climate change consists of experts on climate change resiliency who have experience in a variety of sectors, including the not-for-profit,...

Coldwater River Watershed Reaches Level 4 Drought Condition

A Level 4 drought rating is being implemented for the Coldwater River watershed in response to extremely low stream conditions. All surface water and groundwater...

B.C. Drinking Water Not Sufficiently Protected: Auditor-General

The Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia has released a report: The Protection of Drinking Water: An Independent Audit. The office concluded that...

Water Priorities for the Federal Election

Record investments in water infrastructure across the country have put a dent in the needs for new and rehabilitated assets, but there is still...

Funding Announced to Prevent Bridge Washout in Western Newfoundland

The governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador announced funding to mitigate the risk of bridge washouts and flooding on provincial highways and roads. “Heavy...

ILCEPP Funding Awarded for 21 Projects Across Canada

Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, announced $5.8 million in Indigenous and Local Communities Engagement and Partnership Program funding for 21 projects with Indigenous groups....

New Guide Provides Insights into Watershed Governance in B.C.

A new guide is now available for local groups, collaborative organizations, and Indigenous and Crown governments in British Columbia (B.C.) seeking to better understand...

AFN Welcomes Decision to Involve First Nations in Columbia River Treaty Negotiations

Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde has welcomed a decision by the federal government to officially involve First Nations in the...

City of Guelph Welcomes Jennifer Rose as GM of Environmental Services

The City of Guelph has welcomed Jennifer Rose as the new general manager of Environmental Services. Rose will oversee the Environmental Services department which includes...

Review Shows Rapid Urbanisation Increasing Pressure on Rural Water Supplies

An international team of researchers has carried out the first systematic global review of water reallocation from rural to urban regions. They found that...

GLSLCI Welcomes Waukegan Mayor Cunningham

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, a binational group of mayors and leaders on the Great Lakes and St Lawrence River, welcomes...

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