Saturday, February 23, 2019

Tag: water quality

Federal Government Reports on Sustainable Development Targets

The Government of Canada has provided its draft 2019–2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy for public consultation and its 2018 progress report on the 2016–2019...

Fraser Institute Reports Canadian Water Quality Generally Very Good

A study from the Fraser Institute reports that Canada’s freshwater supply and water quality is generally very good. “Canadians are rightly sensitive about the country’s...

Province, Stakeholders Commit to 4R Nutrient Stewardship in Manitoba

Fertilizer Canada, the Government of Manitoba, and Keystone Agricultural Producers have renewed their partnership to promote 4R Nutrient Stewardship as the leading approach to...

Swim Guide Releases Open Data Standard for Recreational Water Quality

Ontario’s Swim Guide, a Swim Drink Fish initiative, has announced the release of its open data standard for the automated exchange of recreational water...

Land Acquisition Helps Protect Water Quality in Comox Lake

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) Board has completed a land acquisition initiative that will help protect water quality in Comox Lake. An 18-hectare parcel...

Ducks Unlimited Canada Works with Municipality to Improve Water Quality

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) has worked with Melbourne, Ontario to implement improved water quality management through wetlands to hold and filter water from the...

New Era of Water Quality Data with Blockchain Integrated DataStream

Yesterday, The Gordon Foundation, World Wildlife Fund Canada, the Atlantic Water Network, and Royal Bank of Canada presented the blockchain integrated Atlantic DataStream, a...

Global Study Assesses Water Quality Using Drone-based Technologies

Experts are testing drones equipped with sensor technologies to enhance the monitoring of water worldwide as part of the $8.5 billion MONOCLE project funded...

Sewage Discharge in Maine Prompts NB Water Quality Advisory

In response to a sewage discharge in the state of Maine, New Brunswick’s Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and the Department...

Scientists Develop Rapid Test for Soil Nitrogen

Nitrogen is an essential nutrient for healthy agricultural crops, but when applied in excess can result in negative impacts to surface and groundwater sources. Most...

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